AskDefine | Define dupe

Dictionary Definition

dupe n : a person who is tricked or swindled [syn: victim] v : fool or hoax; "The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone"; "You can't fool me!" [syn: gull, slang, befool, cod, fool, put on, take in, put one over, put one across]

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English

Verb

  1. To swindle, deceive, or trick.
  2. To duplicate a photographic image.

Translations

Noun

  1. A person who has been deceived.
  2. A duplicate of a photographic image.

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Extensive Definition

A dupe is someone who is deceived. It may refer to:

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

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