- 1[intransitive, transitive] dop (something) to drink alcohol, especially in large amounts They lay around dopping all day.
- 2[transitive] dop something (slang) to not pass a test or an exam; to not be successful in completing a period of study at a school, university, etc. I dopped my first year at varsity. Word OriginSouth African Dutch,
BrE BrE//dɒp//; NAmE NAmE//dɑːp//(South African English, informal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they dop
BrE BrE//dɒp//; NAmE NAmE//dɑːp//he / she / it dops
BrE BrE//dɒps//; NAmE NAmE//dɑːps//past simple dopped
BrE BrE//dɒpt//; NAmE NAmE//dɑːpt//past participle dopped
BrE BrE//dɒpt//; NAmE NAmE//dɑːpt//-ing form dopping
BrE BrE//ˈdɒpɪŋ//; NAmE NAmE//ˈdɑːpɪŋ//