Synonyms for dupe
Antonyms for dupe
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR DUPE
Mrs. Luttridge will look upon him as her dupe, and make him such.
It consists in locating and exploiting the organ that one is a dupe with.
If she fell, should he not save his friend from being the dupe of an artful intriguante?
One cannot even say that "her head is the dupe of her heart," since she has no heart.
In order to dupe the old man, he pretended to be in bad health.
When the spirit is not master of the world, then it is its dupe.
And so, what think you these two knaves—this master knave and his dupe—have determined?
He bowed, so utterly my dupe that I could have laughed at him.
I must become his dupe, thought I, or it is all over with me.
If the one who says yes is imprudent, the one who says no is a dupe.
1680s, from French dupe "deceived person," from Middle French duppe (early 15c.), thieves' jargon, perhaps from phrase de huppe "of the hoopoe," an extravagantly crested and reputedly stupid bird.