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dope

Synonyms of dope in English:

noun

informal
  • 1 he was caught smuggling dope
    (illegal) drugs, narcotics;
    cannabis, heroin, cocaine
  • 2 what a dope! See fool (sense 1) of the noun)
  • 3 give me the dope on Mr. Dixon See intelligence (sense 2)
  • verb

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  • 1 the horse was doped
    drug, administer drugs/narcotics to, tamper with, interfere with;
    sedate
  • 2 they doped his drink
    add drugs to, tamper with, adulterate, contaminate, lace
    informal spike, doctor
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