nope

[ nohp ]
/ noʊp /

adverb Informal.

Origin of nope

1885–90, Americanism; variant of no1; cf. yup
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British Dictionary definitions for nope

nope

/ (nəʊp) /

sentence substitute

an informal word for no 1

Word Origin for nope

C19: originally US, a variant of no 1
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Word Origin and History for nope

nope


adv.

1888, emphatic form of no, with emphasis on the closing of the lips.

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