Translation of dope in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 uncountable/no numerable (drugs) [slang/argot] droga (feminine), pichicata (feminine) (Southern Cone/Cono Sur) (Peru/Perú) [colloquial/familiar]; (cannabis) hachís (masculine), chocolate (masculine) (Spain/España) [slang/argot]Example sentences
- That doesn't make cannabis a gateway - that people who might use heroin start with dope is not the same as saying that people who use dope might use heroin.
- Here they are reminded that it is an offence in Britain to possess or supply heroin, cocaine, dope etc - and then told in the very next sentence that half of young British adults have done these very things.
- Lumping everything from dope to heroin under the category ‘drugs’, and equating drug-taking with potential violence, is an obvious recipe for a media panic.
- That inquiry followed positive dope tests on two horses beaten at short odds.
- The horse was automatically dope tested by stewards at the course and the result of those tests will be revealed later this week.
- Although the most modern methods of finding the athletes who cheat are being used I don't believe that they will catch all of the athletes who use dope to win.
- What is more encouraging is the stance of the IOC President that rather than projecting a negative image, these dope tests and sanctions against cheats would only prove beneficial to sport in the longer run.
- Until testers learnt about the new designer steroid THG, athletes were taking it and still returning negative dope tests.
Example sentences1.2 uncountable/no numerable [Sport/Deporte] estimulante (masculine), droga (feminine), doping (masculine)
- They have suffered embarrassment and worst from dopes, dubbos and incompetents.
- You have to wonder just what other accidents are waiting to happen between now and the end of the Games, and I don't mean the two dopes now out of hospital!
- The real dopes are his lieutenants who appear incapable of helping out their tired leader.
- The obvious solution was to get the dope on him.
- He found out what some of the other cabinet ministers were up to and started collecting the dope on them.
- They really will give you the inside dope on where things are going.
- 2 uncountable/no numerable (information) [slang/argot] información (feminine) so what's the dope on Brian? ¿qué se sabe de Brian?, ¿qué hay de Brian? [colloquial/familiar]
- 3 countable/numerable (stupid person) [colloquial/familiar] imbécil (masculine and feminine), tarugo (masculine and feminine) [colloquial/familiar]
- 4 uncountable/no numerable 4.1 (varnish) [Aerospace/Espacio] barniz (masculine) 4.2 (lubricant) lubricante (masculine)Example sentences
- Pipe dope is applied to the male threads of pipes to be connected to female threads.
- The pipe dope provides lubrication and seals the joints.
- Airplanes were made of dope, fabric, and wood - all highly flammable.
- He had done a lot of wood repair in the aileron and flap bays so there were patches of silver dope on the fabric and it was not really looking so good.
- Carefully tease the loops of the whipping together so that there are no gaps and either give it a coat of quick drying dope used by model aircraft builders or coat it with the specially made rod ring epoxy finish.
transitive verb/verbo transitivo
dope outverb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento (American English/inglés norteamericano) [slang/argot] 1.1 (solve, understand) entender* 1.2 (devise) idear
dope upverb + object + adverb/verbo + complemento + adverbio [colloquial/familiar] dopar [colloquial/familiar]
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