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Related / Similar Words: pop music, popping, soda, soda pop, soda water, tonic, dad, dada, daddy, pa, papa, pappa, pater, toss off, bolt down, belt down, pour down, down, drink down, kill, protrude, pop out, bulge, bulge out, bug out, come out, crop up, pop up, popular

 

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;
  • a sharp explosive sound as from a gunshot or drawing a cork;
  • a sweet drink containing carbonated water and flavoring; "in New England they call sodas tonics";
  • an informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk;
  • burst open with a sharp, explosive sound; "The balloon popped"; "This popcorn pops quickly in the microwave oven";
  • cause to burst with a lound, explosive sound; "The child popped the balloon";
  • fire a weapon with a loud explosive noise; "The soldiers were popping";
  • take drugs, especially orally; "The man charged with murder popped a valium to calm his nerves";
  • drink down entirely; "He downed three martinis before dinner"; "She killed a bottle of brandy that night"; "They popped a few beer after work";
  • hit or strike; "He popped me on the head";
  • hit a pop-fly; "He popped out to shortstop";
  • release suddenly; "pop the clutch";
  • put or thrust suddenly and forcefully; "pop the pizza into the microwave oven"; "He popped the petit-four into his mouth";
  • bulge outward; "His eyes popped";
  • appear suddenly or unexpectedly; "The farm popped into view as we turned the corner"; "He suddenly popped up out of nowhere";
  • make a sharp explosive noise; "The cork of the champagne bottle popped";
  • cause to make a sharp explosive sound; "He popped the champagne bottle";
  • (of music or art) new and of general appeal (especially among young people);
  • like a pop or with a pop; "everything went pop";

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    Hyponyms: skin pop, sputter

     

    Derivational Morphology: popping, popper, bulge, bump, hump, gibbosity, gibbousness, jut, prominence, protuberance, protrusion, extrusion, excrescence

     

     
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