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 for mope
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Mope \Mope\, v. t.
     To make spiritless and stupid. [Obs.]
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Mope \Mope\, n.
     A dull, spiritless person. --Burton.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Mope \Mope\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Moped; p. pr. & vb. n.
     Moping.] [Cf. D. moppen to pout, Prov. G. muffen to sulk.]
     To be dull and spiritless; to spend time doing little; as, to
     mope around the house. "Moping melancholy." --Milton.
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           A sickly part of one true sense
           Could not so mope.                       --Shak.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  mope
      n 1: someone who wastes time [syn: dallier, dillydallier,
           dilly-dallier, mope, lounger]
      v 1: move around slowly and aimlessly [syn: mope, mope
           around]
      2: be apathetic, gloomy, or dazed [syn: mope, moon around,
         moon about]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  65 Moby Thesaurus words for "mope":
     ache, agonize, amble, bitch, bleed, brood, brood over, brooder,
     clock watcher, dallier, dawdle, dawdler, depressive, despond,
     diddler, dillydallier, do-nothing, dolittle, doodler, drift,
     faineant, fret, gentleman of leisure, gloomy Gus, goldbrick,
     goldbricker, goof-off, grieve, grouch, grump, idler, laggard,
     linger, lingerer, loafer, loiterer, loller, lotus-eater, lounger,
     lubber, melancholiac, melancholic, moper, mosey, mourn, muck, pine,
     pine away, potterer, pout, putterer, slouch, sloucher, slug,
     sluggard, sorrow, sourpuss, stick-in-the-mud, stroll, sulk,
     take on, time killer, time waster, trifler, waiter on Providence
  
  

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