Mope Mope, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Moped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Moping}.] [Cf. D. moppen to pout, Prov. G. muffen to sulk.] To be dull and spiritless; to spend time doing little; as, to mope around the house. ``Moping melancholy.'' --Milton. [1913 Webster]

A sickly part of one true sense Could not so mope. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • Moped — Moped …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

  • moped — MOPÉD, mopeduri, s.n. Vehicul hibrid, între bicicletă şi motocicletă, putându se deplasa fie cu ajutorul pedalelor, fie cu ajutorul unui mic motor (de regulă, sub 50 cc). Sinonim cu ciclomotor. – Din engl. moped. Trimis de ivascu, 13.09.2007.… …   Dicționar Român

  • moped — mòped m <G mòpeda> DEFINICIJA tehn. lagani motocikl koji se pokreće i pedalama ETIMOLOGIJA njem. Moped ← šved. (trampicykl med) mo (tor och)ped (aler): pedalni (bi)cikl, bicikl s motorom i pedalama …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • mòpēd — m 〈G mopéda〉 tehn. lagani motocikl koji se pokreće i pedalama ✧ {{001f}}njem. ← šved …   Veliki rječnik hrvatskoga jezika

  • Moped — Sn Fahrrad mit Hilfsmotor erw. fach. (20. Jh.) Stammwort. Zusammengezogen aus Motor und Pedal. ✎ Oksaar, E. in SMS 19 (1956) (= FS Heinertz), 141 143. deutsch s. Motor, s. Pedal …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • moped — (n.) 1956, from Swedish (c.1952), from (trampcykel med) mo(tor och) ped(aler) pedal cycle with engine and pedals (the earliest versions had auxiliary pedals). Cf. obsolete English mo bike (1925), from motor bicycle …   Etymology dictionary

  • Moped — Moped: Die Bezeichnung für »motorisiertes Fahrrad; Kleinkraftrad« ist ein aus Motor und Pedal gebildetes Kunstwort des 20. Jh.s …   Das Herkunftswörterbuch

  • moped — ► NOUN ▪ a light motorcycle with an engine capacity below 50 cc. ORIGIN from Swedish trampcykel med motor och pedaler pedal cycle with motor and pedals …   English terms dictionary

  • moped — [mō′ped΄] n. [Ger < mo(torisiertes) ped(al), lit., motorized pedal] a bicycle propelled by a small motor …   English World dictionary

  • Moped — Honda Hobbit PA 50/Camino moped (European market) Mopeds are a type of low powered motorcycle designed to provide economical and relatively safe transport with minimal licensing requirements. Mopeds were once all equipped with bicycle like pedals …   Wikipedia

  • Moped — Garelli Kleinkraftrad Kreidler Mustang Kleinkraftrad Als Kleinkraftrad (auch als Mokick oder Moped bezeichnet) werden motorisierte …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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