Loped
Lope Lope, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Loped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Loping}.] [See {Leap}.] 1. To leap; to dance. [Prov. Eng.] ``He that lopes on the ropes.'' --Middleton. [1913 Webster]

2. To move with a leaping or bounding stride, as a horse. [U.S.] [1913 Webster]

3. To run with an easy, bounding stride; -- of people. [PJC]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • loped — col·loped; jol·loped; scal·loped; …   English syllables

  • loped — Very tired or weary. Sarah was loped from working so hard in school …   Dictionary of american slang

  • loped — Very tired or weary. Sarah was loped from working so hard in school …   Dictionary of american slang

  • loped — ləʊp n. canter, easy gallop; fast loose stride v. move with a fast relaxed stride; canter (like a horse) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • loped — poled …   Anagrams dictionary

  • es|cal|loped — or es|cal|oped «ehs KOL uhpt, KAL », adjective. scalloped …   Useful english dictionary

  • scal·loped — /ˈskɑːləpt, ˈskæləpt/ adj 1 : baked in a sauce usually with bread crumbs on top scalloped potatoes 2 : having a series of similar, decorative curves along the edge a scalloped lace collar Her skirt had a scalloped hem …   Useful english dictionary

  • poled — loped …   Anagrams dictionary

  • lope — v. (P; intr.) she loped through the park * * * [ləʊp] (P; intr.) she loped through the park …   Combinatory dictionary

  • lope — UK [ləʊp] / US [loʊp] verb [intransitive] Word forms lope : present tense I/you/we/they lope he/she/it lopes present participle loping past tense loped past participle loped to run with long slow steps lope off/into/towards/along: I saw him come… …   English dictionary

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