verb[no object, with adverbial of direction]
Walk or run with a long bounding stride: the dog was loping along by his side (as adjective loping) a loping stride
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- As I was driving to work this morning, I passed a very large black dog loping along the pavement.
- It was a big shaggy thing loping along the side of the road.
- The nursery teacher is still trying to come to terms with having a big, dark coloured cat loping along the side of her car.
Words that rhyme with lopeaslope, cope, dope, elope, grope, hope, interlope, mope, nope, ope, pope, rope, scope, soap, taupe, tope, trope
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