What does Tope mean?
Definition, Use Cases, Examples

Tope Meaning

Tope is a combination of the slang terms tight and dope.

Tope is an internet slang expression that conveys that something is extra cool.

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How is Tope used? Use Cases & Examples

Tope is a positive adjective used to describe anything that is really cool. This use of this slang expression dates to the mid 2000s. Previously the word tope was associated with drinking to excess.

Examples of how your teen might use the slang term tope:

-The new Nikes are tope!

-that was some tope camping in blacklight
-That strategy works for me every time.

-That guitar is tope.
-Thanks. My uncle gave it to me when he moved to Alaska.

-Whoa, tope fit!

How to Identify if your child is using the Tope slang word

You might learn your child is using this slang term by chance when a text pops up on the phone screen. But while the slang term tope is harmless, other teenage slang terms could indicate that your teen is talking about risky behaviors or communicating with potentially dangerous people.

Having a parental control app on your child’s phone will give you peace of mind by alerting you to your child’s exposure to risks encountered on their phone. With a parental control app installed on your child’s phone, you have the control to set alerts to help your teen avoid the pitfalls of predators, drug dealers, and other negative influences. Having the ability to vary the level of monitoring gives you the power to choose what is right for your child, and these levels can be adjusted easily at any time.

How to talk with your child about use of the Tope slang word

Reserved for describing the extremely cool, the slang expression tope is a high compliment. Tope is a fun word you can use as a prompt for having a pleasant conversation with your kid. Sometimes as a parent it seems like your role is relgated to rules and consequences, so it’s refreshing when you can have an enjoyable, casual discussion with your teen.

Here are some ideas for talking with your kid about the slang term tope:

  • What’s your favorite slang portmanteau?
  • What is so awesome that you would describe it as tope?
  • Are there other slang terms that you use that are similar to tope?
  • If you were to create a new slang portmanteau, what would it be?

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