stupe

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Shortening of stupid.

Noun[edit]

stupe (plural stupes)

  1. (slang) A stupid person or (rarely) thing.
    He thinks Santa lives at the South Pole? What a stupe!

Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle English, from Latin stūpa, variant of stuppa.

Noun[edit]

stupe (plural stupes)

  1. a hot, wet medicated cloth or sponge applied externally

Verb[edit]

stupe (third-person singular simple present stupes, present participle stuping, simple past and past participle stuped)

  1. To foment with such a cloth or sponge.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Wiseman to this entry?)

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

stupē

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of stupeō