nope
adverb Etymology: by alteration Date: 1888 no

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  • nope — ● nope nom féminin (moyen néerlandais noppe, flocon de laine) Nœud que l on enlève du drap, lors de sa fabrication. ⇒NOPE, NOPPE, subst. fém. TEXT. Noeud qui se forme lors du tissage du drap. On enlève les nopes par la tonte (ROB.). P. anal.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • nope — nope, interj. & adv. No. [informal] [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Nope — Personnage de la bande dessinée Grand Vampire de Joann Sfar. Elle apparaît dans le tome 5 de la série, La Communauté des magiciens. C est une jeune fille de 17 ans, aux cheveux roux et ondulés et aux yeux bleus. Elle est étudiante en sorcellerie …   Wikipédia en Français

  • nope — S3 [nəup US noup] adv spoken informal [Date: 1800 1900; Origin: no] used to say no when you answer someone ▪ Hungry? Nope, I just ate …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • nope — ope, n. (Zo[ o]l.) A bullfinch. [Prov. Eng.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nope — [ noup ] adverb INFORMAL used for saying no when someone asks you a question …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • nope — (adv.) 1888, emphatic form of NO (Cf. no), with emphasis on the closing of the lips …   Etymology dictionary

  • nope — nòpē m <G nopèa> DEFINICIJA čvorasta tkanina izrađena u cijelosti ili djelomično od efektne čvoraste pređe ETIMOLOGIJA njem. Noppe …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • nope — ☆ nope [nōp ] adv., interj. Slang no: a negative reply …   English World dictionary

  • nope — 1. adverb /noʊp,noʊp̚/ No. Is my son here, Clarence? asked Roger Oakley. Nope. The whistle aint blowed yet. Ant: yup, yep 2. noun /noʊp,noʊp̚/ a) A negative reply, no …   Wiktionary

  • NOPE — (nohp) n. A person or attitude that opposes all real estate development or other projects that would harm the environment or reduce property values. Example Citation: In trying to build new refineries, you deal with NOPE Not on Planet Earth. That …   New words

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