adjective, verb (used with or without object), oped, op·ing. Literary.
Words nearby ope
Examples from the Web for opes
The servants 'opes, ma'am, they can have permission to witness the ceremony.The Chainbearer|J. Fenimore Cooper
To-night 'e expects to do eighty miles or so, and 'opes to sleep at one of 'is clubs.The Definite Object|Jeffery Farnol
I 'opes you're gittin' on prime For a sick man you put in good work, mate, and make the best use o' your time.The Confessions of a Caricaturist, Vol 2 (of 2)|Harry Furniss
If we can't, and if the mine peters out, then we ain't lost anything but a lot of 'opes and time.The Cross-Cut|Courtney Ryley Cooper
But as soon as one has found the key of life, "it opes the gates of death."George Eliot's Life, Vol. II (of 3)|George Eliot