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]
- A person who has been deceived.
- A duplicate of a photographic image.
A dupe is someone who is deceived. It may refer to:
- Duping, practice of exploiting a bug in a video game to illegitimately create duplicates of unique items or currency
- In mimicry, a signal receiver or dupe is the organism which is 'tricked'.
- In photography, a dupe is a duplicate of a photographic image.
- Sometimes it is used as shorthand for 'duplicate'.
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