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dope·y (dop·y)

dopey (dopy)

 
pronunciation:
do pi
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part of speech: adjective
inflections: dopier, dopiest
definition 1: (informal) sleepy, sluggish, or dazed from or as if from the use of alcohol or drugs.
You'll probably feel dopey for several hours after the operation.
synonyms:
comatose, drowsy, drugged, lethargic, torpid
antonyms:
alert
similar words:
drunk, groggy, inebriated, listless, sluggish
definition 2: stupid or foolish.
I apologize for that dopey remark I made.
synonyms:
dense, doltish, dumb, idiotic, moronic, oafish
similar words:
asinine, brainless, dull, slow, stupid
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derivation: dopiness (n.)