Definition of Tope

1. Noun. A dome-shaped shrine erected by Buddhists.

Exact synonyms: Stupa
Generic synonyms: Shrine



2. Verb. Drink excessive amounts of alcohol; be an alcoholic. "The husband drinks and beats his wife"
Exact synonyms: Drink
Generic synonyms: Habituate, Use
Related verbs: Booze, Drink, Fuddle
Derivative terms: Drink, Drinker, Drinking, Drunkard, Toper

Definition of Tope

1. n. A moundlike Buddhist sepulcher, or memorial monument, often erected over a Buddhist relic.

2. n. A grove or clump of trees; as, a toddy tope.

3. n. A small shark or dogfish (Galeorhinus, or Galeus, galeus), native of Europe, but found also on the coasts of California and Tasmania; -- called also toper, oil shark, miller's dog, and penny dog.

4. v. i. To drink hard or frequently; to drink strong or spiritous liquors to excess.

Definition of Tope

1. Noun. A small, grey, European shark, ''Galeorhinus galeus'', that has rough skin and a long snout. ¹

2. Verb. (archaic) To drink excessively; to get drunk. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Tope

1. to drink liquor to excess [v TOPED, TOPING, TOPES]

Medical Definition of Tope

1. A grove or clumb of trees; as, a toddy tope. Origin: Tamil tppu. 1. A small shark or dogfish (Galeorhinus, or Galeus, galeus), native of Europe, but found also on the coasts of California and Tasmania; called also toper, oil shark, miller's dog, and penny dog. 2. The wren. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Tope

topboots
topcloth
topcloths
topcoat
topcoats
topcolor
topcolour
topcross
topcrosses
topdown
topdress
topdressed
topdresses
topdressing
topdressings
tope (current term)
toped
topee
topees
topek
topeks
toper
toper's nose
topers
topes
topesthesia
topet
topflight
topfree
topfreedom

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