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dope

dope

Date: Aug 04 2016

Themes: Celebrity, Pop Culture

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No matter what candidate you support for the next presidential election, you have to admit that it’s… AWESOME that a woman is up for the job!!!.... So dope.

Khloe Kardashian, writing about Hillary Clinton running for US president (khloewithak)

Definition

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good, great, cool, fantastic, excellent

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Quick: What’s your favorite thing in the world? It could be anything… a song, a book, or even a type of food! When you describe this thing to your friends, how do you tell them how amazing it is? For example, if you love chocolate cake, would you tell your friends that it is delicious, awesome, and fantastic? You could say that… but you could also say that it’s so dope.

When we say that something is dope, we mean that it is really cool and that we like it a lot. You could describe a celebrity as dope. You could also describe a movie or a certain fashion trend as dope. You can even use the word dope to talk about current events in the news. Khloe Kardashian thinks it’s really cool that Hillary Clinton is running for US president. She believes that no matter who anyone is voting for, they have to admit that a woman running for president is a pretty awesome thing!

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“That car is dope! I want to get a Porsche like that someday.”

“Mark bought a dope CD yesterday. It’s by this group called the Gorillaz. Have you heard of them? I think they’re from England.”

“Requiem for a Dream is the dopest movie ever. I loved it. I can’t wait to watch it again.”

“Have you seen Jamal’s new bike? It’s dope!”

Winners

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Cool, nice.
by La Princesse de la vie
a2020 Great.
by a2020

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ola3

ola3Super Member!

Ukraine

Dope I’d say would be to find the right candidate for the country. So far there’s none. Disappointed in Trump recently, never have been supporter for Hillary. It’s dope also to have your opinion and not jump on the wagon of all celebrities;)

11:23 AM Aug 04 2016 |

hermitlady

China

oh.


  What a funny word. Dope. As a new word for me, the thing which I have just learn is dope. Am I wrong or right ,the usage of this word?



I like this word. I must admit that sometime I like some words and dislike other words. Now I am excited about this word “dope”.



The sporting , the walking, the writing, all these things are dope.



When walking in the raining in summer by bare foot, it is dope.



When sweating in sporting, it is dope.



Writing when unhappy, it is dope….


06:48 AM Aug 04 2016 |

buttafly

buttafly

Germany

Another adjective on my list which remains unused! :)

04:59 AM Aug 04 2016 |

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