Definition of Lop

1. Verb. Cut off from a whole. "The soul discerped from the body"

Exact synonyms: Discerp, Sever
Generic synonyms: Cut
Related verbs: Break Up, Sever
Derivative terms: Lopper, Severance, Severing



2. Verb. Cultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of. "They lop the trees"; "Dress the plants in the garden"
Exact synonyms: Clip, Crop, Cut Back, Dress, Prune, Snip, Trim
Generic synonyms: Thin Out
Specialized synonyms: Shear, Poll, Pollard, Pinch, Top, Disbud
Derivative terms: Clip, Clipper, Clipping, Crop, Lopper, Pruner, Pruner, Pruning, Snip, Snip, Trim, Trimmer, Trimming

Definition of Lop

1. n. A flea.

2. v. t. To cut off as the top or extreme part of anything; to shoorten by cutting off the extremities; to cut off, or remove, as superfluous parts; as, to lop a tree or its branches.

3. n. That which is lopped from anything, as branches from a tree.

4. v. i. To hang downward; to be pendent; to lean to one side.

5. v. t. To let hang down; as, to lop the head.

6. a. Hanging down; as, lop ears; -- used also in compound adjectives; as, lopeared; lopsided.

Definition of Lop

1. Noun. (Geordie) A flea. ¹

2. Verb. (transitive usually with off) To cut off as the top or extreme part of anything, especially to prune a small limb off a shrub or tree, or sometimes to behead someone. ¹

3. Noun. (US slang) (context: usually offensive) A disabled person, a cripple. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Lop

1. to cut off branches or twigs from [v LOPPED, LOPPING, LOPS]

Medical Definition of Lop

1. 1. To cut off as the top or extreme part of anything; to sho by cutting off the extremities; to cut off, or remove as superfluous parts; as, to lop a tree or its branches. "With branches lopped, in wood or mountain felled." "Expunge the whole, or lop the excrescent parts." (Pope) 2. To cut partly off and bend down; as, to lop bushes in a hedge. Origin: Prov. G. Luppen, lubben,to cut, geld, or OD. Luppen, D. Lubben. That which is lopped from anything, as branches from a tree. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lop

loosies
loosing
loosish
loot
lootable
looted
looten
looter
looters
looting
lootings
loots
loover
loovers
looves
lop (current term)
lop-eared
lop off
loparite
loparites
lope
lopeared
loped
lopeman
lopemen
loper
loperamide
loperamide hydrochloride
lopers

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