nope

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n nope (Zoöl) A bullfinch.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n nope The bullfinch, Pyrrhula vulgaris. See mawp.
    • nope No: a vulgar corruption.
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Usage

In literature:

Nope, Monty was too smart.
"The Light of Western Stars" by Zane Grey
Nope, I don't risk it.
"The Jacket (The Star-Rover)" by Jack London
Nope, it's a tough order to fill.
"The Galaxy Primes" by Edward Elmer Smith
Nope, I'm developing a cautious streak myself now, when I take time to do it.
"Skylark Three" by Edward Elmer Smith
Nope, it don't pay for a feller to play the hero any more.
"Chums of the Camp Fire" by Lawrence J. Leslie
Nope, nothing for you.
"The Trail of '98" by Robert W. Service
She is a lucky girl, Dick, I nope she realizes how lucky.
"To Love" by Margaret Peterson
Nope, I'm keeping quiet about this.
"Smugglers' Reef" by John Blaine
Nope, you can't do that in New York!
"Alex the Great" by H. C. Witwer
Nope, let 'em battle in Russia, I'm through!
"Kid Scanlan" by H. C. Witwer
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In poetry:

The Moorish bows and javelins? Nope.
Such deadly things need not alarm him.
Why, even arrows dipped in dope
Can't harm him!
"Advice" by Franklin Pierce Adams

In news:

Nope , Jimmy Hoffa Wasn't Buried Underneath That Michigan Driveway.
Nope , Perry snoozes soundly.
Nope , that was a slug, young lady.
Nope , Just the Latest Celebrity Death Hoax Victims.
Nope , Just the Latest Celebrity Death Hoax Victims ( August 28, 2012 ).
Nope — Earnhardt, Johnson to start at rear.
Nope , but Luhnow reeling in plenty of options.
Nope , it's iPad HD.
Nope , more drilling won't bring back $2.50 gasoline.
Nope , at Gustine High School.
Nope , These 6 Guys Would Kick Your Ass.
GOP has some game but, nope , it's still Obama in '12.
Oops Nope It Was A Scuba Diver That He Hooked In The Ballsack.
Nope , here are five.
Nope – Workday 108 Trivia, 7-11-11.
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In science:

An XBONG? Nope, you’ll have to ask for it by circumlocution - extra nuclear dust in plane hides emission lines (Rigby et al. 2006).
Astrophysics in 2006
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