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Definitions for (noun) pop

Main entry: pop, pop music Definition: music of general appeal to teenagers; a bland watered-down version of rock'n'roll with more rhythm and harmony and an emphasis on romantic love

Main entry: pop, popping Definition: a sharp explosive sound as from a gunshot or drawing a cork

Main entry: soda, soda pop, soda water, pop, tonic Definition: a sweet drink containing carbonated water and flavoring Usage: in New England they call sodas tonics

Main entry: dad, dada, daddy, pop, pa, papa, pappa Definition: an informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk

Definitions for (verb) pop

Main entry: pop Definition: burst open with a sharp, explosive sound Usage: The balloon popped; This popcorn pops quickly in the microwave oven

Main entry: pop Definition: cause to burst with a loud, explosive sound Usage: The child popped the balloon

Main entry: pop Definition: fire a weapon with a loud explosive noise Usage: The soldiers were popping

Main entry: pop Definition: take drugs, especially orally Usage: The man charged with murder popped a valium to calm his nerves

Main entry: toss off, down, drink down, belt down, bolt down, pop, pour down, kill Definition: drink down entirely Usage: He downed three martinis before dinner; She killed a bottle of brandy that night; They popped a few beer after work

Main entry: pop Definition: hit or strike Usage: He popped me on the head

Main entry: pop Definition: hit a pop-fly Usage: He popped out to shortstop

Main entry: pop Definition: release suddenly Usage: pop the clutch

Main entry: pop Definition: put or thrust suddenly and forcefully Usage: pop the pizza into the microwave oven; He popped the petit-four into his mouth

Main entry: pop, pop out, protrude, start, bug out, bulge, bulge out, come out Definition: bulge outward Usage: His eyes popped

Main entry: crop up, pop, pop up Definition: appear suddenly or unexpectedly Usage: The farm popped into view as we turned the corner; He suddenly popped up out of nowhere

Main entry: pop Definition: make a sharp explosive noise Usage: The cork of the champagne bottle popped

Main entry: pop Definition: cause to make a sharp explosive sound Usage: He popped the champagne bottle

Definitions for (adjective) pop

Main entry: pop, popular Definition: (of music or art) new and of general appeal (especially among young people)

Definitions for (adverb) pop

Main entry: pop Definition: like a pop or with a pop Usage: everything went pop