verb (used without object), loped, lop·ing.
verb (used with object), loped, lop·ing.
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Example sentences from the Web for lope
Still a-shiver at dawn, I saddled up and loped for the crest of the nearest divide to get the benefit of the first sun-rays.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
The little black monkey dropped from his tree and loped after the keeper, and the woods swallowed them all.The Belted Seas|Arthur Colton
When he fired the rabbit gave a jump that sent the snow flying and loped away across the orchard.The Red Cow and Her Friends|Peter McArthur
And Urson had already loped a couple of steps after the fleeting mutant, now halfway down the block.The Jewels of Aptor|Samuel R. Delany
Meanwhile from many points the destined warriors loped over the rolling landscape to the rendezvous.The Way of an Indian|Frederic Remington