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POP





Definition:

  1. [adverb] like a pop or with a pop; "everything went pop"

  2. [noun] an informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk
    Synonyms: dad, dada, daddy, pa, papa, pappa, pater

  3. [noun] a sweet drink containing carbonated water and flavoring; "in New England they call sodas tonics"
    Synonyms: soda, soda soda water, tonic

  4. [noun] a sharp explosive sound as from a gunshot or drawing a cork
    Synonyms: ping

  5. [noun] 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
    Synonyms: music

  6. [verb] bulge outward; "His eyes popped"
    Synonyms: protrude, out, bulge, bulge out, bug out, come out

  7. [verb] hit a pop-fly; "He popped out to shortstop"

  8. [verb] make a sharp explosive noise; "The cork of the champagne bottle popped"

  9. [verb] fire a weapon with a loud explosive noise; "The soldiers were popping"

  10. [verb] cause to make a sharp explosive sound; "He popped the champagne bottle"

  11. [verb] appear suddenly or unexpectedly; "The farm popped into view as we turned the corner"; "He suddenly popped up out of nowhere"
    Synonyms: crop up, up

  12. [verb] put or thrust suddenly and forcefully; "pop the pizza into the microwave oven"; "He popped the petit-four into his mouth"

  13. [verb] release suddenly; "pop the clutch"

  14. [verb] hit or strike; "He popped me on the head"

  15. [verb] drink down entirely; "He downed three martinis before dinner"; "She killed a bottle of brandy that night"; "They popped a few beer after work"
    Synonyms: toss off, bolt down, belt down, pour down, down, drink down, kill

  16. [verb] take drugs, especially orally; "The man charged with murder popped a valium to calm his nerves"

  17. [verb] cause to burst with a lound, explosive sound; "The child popped the balloon"

  18. [verb] burst open with a sharp, explosive sound; "The balloon popped"; "This popcorn pops quickly in the microwave oven"

  19. [adjective] (of music or art) new and of general appeal (especially among young people)
    Synonyms: ular

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