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Is lope a Scrabble word?

Yes. The word lope is a Scrabble US word. The word lope is worth 6 points in Scrabble:

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Is lope a Scrabble UK word?

Yes. The word lope is a Scrabble UK word and has 6 points:

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Valid words made from Lope

You can make 16 words from 'lope' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'lope'

LOPE 6OLPE 6
POLE 6 

3 letters words from 'lope'

LEP 5LOP 5
OLE 3OPE 5
PEL 5POL 5

2 letters words from 'lope'

EL 2LO 2
OE 2OP 4
PE 4PO 4

All 4 letters words made out of lope

lope olpe lpoe ploe ople pole loep olep leop elop oelp eolp lpeo pleo lepo elpo pelo eplo opel poel oepl eopl peol epol

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word lope. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in lope.

Definitions and meaning of lope

lope

Etymology

Alteration of loup, from Old Norse hlaupa (to leap, jump). See leap. Cognate with German laufen (walk, run), Danish løbe, Dutch lopen (walk, run), Norwegian løpe (run).

Pronunciation

  • (UK) IPA(key): /ləʊp/
  • (US) IPA(key): /loʊp/
  • Rhymes: -əʊp
  • Homophone: Lop

Verb

lope (third-person singular simple present lopes, present participle loping, simple past and past participle loped)

  1. To travel an easy pace with long strides.
  2. (obsolete, intransitive) To jump, leap.
    • And as he cam by a ryver, in hys woodnes he wolde have made hys horse to have lopyn over the watir; and the horse fayled footyng and felle in the ryver
    • 1621-22, Thomas Middleton et al, The Spanish Gypsy
      he that lopes on the ropes

Derived terms

  • loper

Related terms

  • elope
  • interlope

Translations

Noun

lope (plural lopes)

  1. An easy pace with long strides.
    • 1931, Home Geographic Monthly (volumes 1-2, page 45)
      Hares have larger, leaner bodies, longer legs, and longer ears than the true rabbit. They also run with a lope instead of a hop. It is thought that they developed this more stream-lined body and swifter gait from running on the plains []

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Anagrams

  • LEPO, Pole, olpe, pleo-, pole

Afrikaans

Noun

lope

  1. plural of loop

Chinook Jargon

Etymology

Borrowed from English rope.

Noun

lope

  1. rope

Dutch

Pronunciation

Verb

lope

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of lopen

Anagrams

  • loep, poel

French

Etymology

Clipping of salope.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /lɔp/

Noun

lope f (plural lopes)

  1. (slang, derogatory) male homosexual
  2. (by extension, derogatory) cowardly, characterless man

Further reading

  • “lope” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Inari Sami

Etymology

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.) Related to Northern Sami lohpi.

Noun

lope

  1. promise

Inflection

Derived terms

  • lopediđ

Further reading

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors, Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[1], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland, 2002-2008

Source: wiktionary.org
  • to run with a long stride.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)