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This word can be used as a verb to indicate checking the validity of a suspect story. It is derived from the online urban legend reference site: www.snopes.com.
That sounds fake. You should snopes it.

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She told me a story about a friend of a sorority sister who had a huge pimple that eventually exploded hundreds of baby spiders on her face, but I snopesed it, and that story is just an urban legend.
by Nacho November 04, 2004
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Refers to a story that is an urban legend or total bullshit.

Based on www.snopes.com The google of urban legends.
"According to snopes Richard Gere and the Gerbil incident are totally false"
by Si July 13, 2004
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To use knowledge gained from an urban legends website or other research to administer a firm rebuke to people who chronically forward junk to your inbox. This action may involve hitting the reply-all button (public snoping).
That lady over in accounts payable sent me another stupid email about Bill Gates giving me money to forward an email, so I snoped her in front of everyone.
by Amalia September 21, 2005
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(n) A person who unquestioningly believes whatever narrative the establishment pushes; a gullible person, a rube.
This Snope straight-up believed Saddam Hussein had weapons of mass destruction in Iraq!
My idiot sister is such a Snope - she thinks Hillary Clinton actually cares about women and girls.
by McSkutchlet June 16, 2018
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a combination of a snuggle and a grope, commonly occuring when watching a movie at home, although it can occur in public places, most snoping occurs in innocent enough circumstances. It is an easy way to liase from first to secod base
We snoped on the couch for over an hour while not watching Conan the barbarian
by jcrowley February 01, 2008
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To tell somebody the equivalent of nope as in "no" but it is used at the beginning of a sentence. Originated by a great man named Morgan.
wanna hang out today?

"SNOPE i have to do my homework"
by Teddy Lukey September 16, 2007
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