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pop1

pop1

 
pronunciation:
pap
parts of speech:
verb, noun
phrases:
pop the question
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part of speech: verb
inflections: popped, popping, pops
definition 1: to make a short, sharp sound.
The cork popped as it shot out of the bottle.
similar words:
crack, snap
definition 2: to burst open or explode with such a sound.
The balloon popped when the dog put his paw on it.
similar words:
burst, explode
definition 3: to move or appear quickly or as a surprise.
The neighbors popped in for a visit.
synonyms:
drop
similar words:
call, run, spring, stop
definition 4: to stretch or open wide in surprise.
His eyes popped when he saw his new bike.
similar words:
bulge, open
definition 5: to burst apart with a short, sharp sound.
He popped the balloon with a pin.
similar words:
burst, crack, detonate, explode, snap
definition 6: to put quickly.
She popped a piece of gum into her mouth.
synonyms:
slip
similar words:
insert, push, stick, thrust
definition 7: to hit very high up in the air.
The batter popped the ball into left field.
phrase: pop the question
 
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a short, sharp sound.
We heard the pop of the balloon all the way across the room.
similar words:
bang, blast, boom, click, crack, discharge, explosion, shot
definition 2: a soft drink; soda pop.
synonyms:
soda
similar words:
tonic
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