Associations to the word «Pop»


POP, noun. (countable) A loud, sharp sound as of a cork coming out of a bottle.
POP, noun. (uncountable) (regional) (especially Midwest US) An effervescent or fizzy drink, most frequently nonalcoholic; soda pop.
POP, noun. (countable) (regional) (especially Midwest US) A bottle, can, or serving of effervescent or fizzy drink, most frequently nonalcoholic; soda pop.
POP, noun. Shortened from pop shot: a quick, possibly unaimed, shot with a firearm. Possibly confusion, by assonance, with pot as in pot shot.
POP, noun. (colloquial) A portion, a quantity dispensed.
POP, noun. (computing) The removal of a data item from the top of a stack.
POP, noun. A bird, the European redwing.
POP, noun. (physics) The sixth derivative of the position vector with respect to time (after velocity, acceleration, jerk, jounce, crackle), i.e. the rate of change of crackle.
POP, verb. (ergative) To burst (something): to cause to burst.
POP, verb. To act suddenly, unexpectedly or quickly.
POP, verb. To hit (something or someone).
POP, verb. (slang) To shoot (usually somebody) with a firearm.
POP, verb. (vulgar) To ejaculate.
POP, verb. (computing) To remove (a data item) from the top of a stack.
POP, verb. (UK) To place (something) (somewhere).
POP, verb. (transitive) (slang) To swallow (a tablet of a drug).
POP, verb. (transitive) (informal) To perform (a move or stunt) while riding a board or vehicle.
POP, verb. (intransitive) (of the ears) To undergo equalization of pressure when the Eustachian tubes open.
POP, verb. To make a pop, or sharp, quick sound.
POP, verb. To enter, or issue forth, with a quick, sudden movement; to move from place to place suddenly; to dart; with in, out, upon, etc.
POP, verb. To burst open with a pop, when heated over a fire.
POP, verb. To stand out, to be visually distinctive.
POP, interjection. Sound made in imitation of the sound.
POP, noun. (colloquial) Affectionate form of father.
POP, adjective. (used attributively in set phrases) Popular.
POP, noun. Pop music.
POP, noun. (Russian Orthodoxy) (uncommon) A Russian Orthodox priest; a parson.
POP, acronym. (weather) Acronym of probability of precipitation.
POP, acronym. (telecommunications) Acronym of point of presence.
POP, acronym. (trade) Acronym of Point of Purchase.
POP, acronym. (Internet) Acronym of Post Office Protocol.
POP, noun. A social club and debating society at Eton College.
POP, noun. The body of college prefects.
POP, noun. (also in plural) A popular classical music concert.
POP A CAP IN SOMEONE'S ARSE, verb. Alternative form of pop a cap in someone's ass
POP A CAP IN SOMEONE'S ASS, verb. (slang) (idiomatic) (US) To shoot someone with a gun.
POP A SQUAT, verb. (slang) (of women) To urinate in a public place.
POP ART, noun. (arts) A genre of art that uses elements of popular culture, often using techniques from commercial art and advertising
POP CULTURE, noun. Popular culture
POP EYED, adjective. With protruding eyes
POP EYED, adjective. With a surprised expression on the face
POP FASTENER, noun. Synonym of snap fastener.
POP FASTENERS, noun. Plural of pop fastener
POP FEMINISM, noun. The value that women are or should be in all ways equal to men
POP FLIES, noun. Plural of pop fly
POP FLY, noun. (baseball) (slang) A pop-up; a fly ball to the infield or the shallow outfield.
POP GROUP, noun. A musical group specializing in pop music.
POP GROUPS, noun. Plural of pop group
POP GUN, noun. A toy gun that emits a loud pop by firing a cork from a barrel in which a piston slides, compressing the air and forcing the cork out. The cork is traditionally attached to the toy by a piece of string.
POP GUN, noun. A firearm of unimpressive appearance.
POP GUNS, noun. Plural of pop gun
POP IN, verb. To visit in an impromptu manner.
POP MUSIC, noun. Music intended for or accepted by a wide audience, usually with a commercial basis and distinguished from classical music and folk music.
POP MUSICIAN, noun. A person who composes, plays, or sings pop music.
POP MUSICIANS, noun. Plural of pop musician
POP OFF, verb. (intransitive) (informal) To leave, and return in a short time
POP OFF, verb. (intransitive) (informal) To die suddenly.
POP OFF, verb. (transitive) (informal) To kill someone.
POP OFF, verb. (intransitive) (informal) To speak frankly; usually to someone else's disdain (i.e. popping off at the mouth).
POP OFF, verb. (intransitive) (informal) To release flatulence, in most cases, in short rapid succession.
POP OFF, verb. To thrust away, or put off promptly.
POP ONE'S CLOGS, verb. (British) (idiomatic) To die.
POP ONE'S CORK, verb. (idiomatic) To become explosively angry.
POP ONE'S CORK, verb. (idiomatic) To suddenly behave irrationally; to go crazy.
POP ONE'S CORK, verb. (idiomatic) (vulgar) (of a man) To ejaculate.
POP OUT, verb. To leave a room or building with the expectation of returning soon.
POP OUT, verb. (baseball) (softball) To be retired after three strikes, including a popouts (pop fly) on the third strike.
POP POP, noun. Alternative spelling of pop-pop
POP POP, noun. Alternative spelling of pop-pop
POP PSYCH, noun. (sometimes derogatory) The lay theory or practice of psychology Abbreviation of popular psychology..
POP PUNK, noun. (music) A genre that combines elements of punk rock with elements of pop music.
POP QUIZ, noun. (US) A quiz or test given without warning or prior announcement.
POP QUIZZES, noun. Plural of pop quiz
POP RIVET, noun. (construction) a relatively small-headed pin with an expandable head.
POP RIVETS, noun. Plural of pop rivet
POP ROCK, noun. A musical genre combining elements of pop music and rock music
POP SHIELD, noun. A pop filter.
POP SHIELDS, noun. Plural of pop shield
POP SHOP, noun. A pawnshop
POP SHOT, noun. A quickly aimed or haphazard shot with a firearm; possibly confusion, by assonance, with pot shot.
POP SHOVE-IT, noun. (skateboarding) A trick, combining an ollie and a shove-it, where the board rotated 180 degrees while in mid-air.
POP SMOKE, verb. (military slang) To call for air extract with a smoke grenade.
POP SMOKE, verb. (slang) (figuratively) To leave a place.
POP SOCK, noun. (chiefly UK) A type of short, knee-high stocking with an elasticated top.
POP SOCKS, noun. Plural of pop sock
POP SOMEONE'S CHERRY, verb. (vulgar) (idiomatic) To deflower someone.
POP SOX, noun. Plural of pop sock
POP STAR, noun. A very successful pop musician.
POP STARS, noun. Plural of pop star
POP TAGS, verb. (slang) To go shopping, especially for clothing, especially on a spree.
POP TART, noun. A toaster pastry.
POP TART, noun. (colloquial) A female pop music performer famed more for sexuality than for music.
POP TARTS, noun. Plural of pop tart
POP THE CHERRY, verb. (idiomatic) (vulgar) To break the hymen; to lose one's virginity.
POP THE QUESTION, verb. (idiomatic) To propose marriage.
POP UP, verb. To come up with a "pop" sound.
POP UP, verb. (idiomatic) To appear without warning.

Dictionary definition

POP, noun. An informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk.
POP, noun. A sweet drink containing carbonated water and flavoring; "in New England they call sodas tonics".
POP, noun. A sharp explosive sound as from a gunshot or drawing a cork.
POP, 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.
POP, verb. Bulge outward; "His eyes popped".
POP, verb. Hit a pop-fly; "He popped out to shortstop".
POP, verb. Make a sharp explosive noise; "The cork of the champagne bottle popped".
POP, verb. Fire a weapon with a loud explosive noise; "The soldiers were popping".
POP, verb. Cause to make a sharp explosive sound; "He popped the champagne bottle".
POP, verb. Appear suddenly or unexpectedly; "The farm popped into view as we turned the corner"; "He suddenly popped up out of nowhere".
POP, verb. Put or thrust suddenly and forcefully; "pop the pizza into the microwave oven"; "He popped the petit-four into his mouth".
POP, verb. Release suddenly; "pop the clutch".
POP, verb. Hit or strike; "He popped me on the head".
POP, 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".
POP, verb. Take drugs, especially orally; "The man charged with murder popped a valium to calm his nerves".
POP, verb. Cause to burst with a loud, explosive sound; "The child popped the balloon".
POP, verb. Burst open with a sharp, explosive sound; "The balloon popped"; "This popcorn pops quickly in the microwave oven".
POP, adverb. Like a pop or with a pop; "everything went pop".
POP, adjective. (of music or art) new and of general appeal (especially among young people).

Wise words

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