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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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