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English noun: mope

1. mope (person) someone who wastes time

Synonymsdallier, dilly-dallier, dillydallier, lounger

Broader (hypernym)bum, do-nothing, idler, layabout, loafer

English verb: mope

1. mope (motion) move around slowly and aimlessly

Synonymsmope around

Pattern of useSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP

Broader (hypernym)move

2. mope (emotion) be apathetic, gloomy, or dazed

ExamplesSam and Sue mope over the results of the experiment

Synonymsmoon about, moon around

Pattern of useSomebody ----s

Broader (hypernym)be

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