Definition of Dupe

1. Noun. A person who is tricked or swindled.

Exact synonyms: Victim
Generic synonyms: Individual, Mortal, Person, Somebody, Someone, Soul
Specialized synonyms: Butt, Goat, Laughingstock, Stooge, Chump, Fall Guy, Fool, Gull, Mark, Mug, Patsy, Soft Touch, Sucker, Lamb, Easy Mark, Sitting Duck
Derivative terms: Victimise, Victimize, Victimize



2. Verb. Fool or hoax. "You can't fool me!"
Exact synonyms: Befool, Cod, Fool, Gull, Put On, Put One Across, Put One Over, Slang, Take In
Specialized synonyms: Kid, Pull The Leg Of
Generic synonyms: Betray, Deceive, Lead Astray
Derivative terms: Dupery, Fool, Fool, Gull, Put-on, Take-in

Definition of Dupe

1. n. One who has been deceived or who is easily deceived; a gull; as, the dupe of a schemer.

2. v. t. To deceive; to trick; to mislead by imposing on one's credulity; to gull; as, dupe one by flattery.

Definition of Dupe

1. Verb. To swindle, deceive, or trick. ¹

2. Verb. (photography) To duplicate a photographic image. ¹

3. Noun. A person who has been deceived. ¹

4. Noun. (photography) A duplicate of a photographic image. ¹

5. Noun. (context: restaurant industry) A duplicate of an order receipt printed for kitchen staff. ¹

6. Noun. (informal) A duplicate. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Dupe

1. to deceive [v DUPED, DUPING, DUPES] : DUPABLE [adj] - See also: deceive

Medical Definition of Dupe

1. One who has been deceived or who is easily deceived; a gull; as, the dupe of a schemer. Origin: F, prob. From Prov. F. Dupe, dube; of unknown origin; equiv. To F. Huppe hoopoe, a foolish bird, easily caught. Cf. Armor. Houperik hoopoe, a man easily deceived. Cf. Also Gull, Booby. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Dupe

duopsony
duos
duotensorial
duotensors
duotheism
duotheisms
duotheistic
duotone
duotones
duotrigintillionth
duovirus
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dupable
dupatta
dupattas
dupe (current term)
duped
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duperies
dupers
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dupiaza
dupiazas
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dupion
dupioni
dupions
duplation
duplations

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