Definition of Pop

1. Noun. An informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk.

Exact synonyms: Dad, Dada, Daddy, Pa, Papa, Pappa
Generic synonyms: Begetter, Father, Male Parent

2. Verb. Bulge outward. "His eyes popped"

3. Adjective. (of music or art) new and of general appeal (especially among young people).
Exact synonyms: Popular
Category relationships: Art, Artistic Creation, Artistic Production, Music
Similar to: Nonclassical
Derivative terms: Popularity

4. Adverb. Like a pop or with a pop. "Everything went pop"

5. Noun. A sweet drink containing carbonated water and flavoring. "In New England they call sodas tonics"

6. Verb. Hit a pop-fly. "He popped out to shortstop"
Category relationships: Baseball, Baseball Game
Generic synonyms: Hit

7. Noun. A sharp explosive sound as from a gunshot or drawing a cork.
Exact synonyms: Popping
Generic synonyms: Sound

8. Verb. Make a sharp explosive noise. "The cork of the champagne bottle popped"
Generic synonyms: Go, Sound
Specialized synonyms: Sputter
Derivative terms: Popping

9. 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.
Exact synonyms: Pop Music
Generic synonyms: Popular Music, Popular Music Genre

10. Verb. Fire a weapon with a loud explosive noise. "The soldiers were popping"
Generic synonyms: Discharge, Fire
Derivative terms: Popping

11. Verb. Cause to make a sharp explosive sound. "He popped the champagne bottle"
Generic synonyms: Sound

12. Verb. Appear suddenly or unexpectedly. "He suddenly popped up out of nowhere"
Exact synonyms: Crop Up, Pop Up
Generic synonyms: Appear

13. Verb. Put or thrust suddenly and forcefully. "He popped the petit-four into his mouth"
Generic synonyms: Throw, Thrust

14. Verb. Release suddenly. "Pop the clutch"
Generic synonyms: Let Go, Let Go Of, Release, Relinquish

15. Verb. Hit or strike. "He popped me on the head"
Generic synonyms: Hit

16. Verb. Drink down entirely. "They popped a few beer after work"
Exact synonyms: Belt Down, Bolt Down, Down, Drink Down, Kill, Pour Down, Toss Off
Generic synonyms: Drink, Imbibe

17. Verb. Take drugs, especially orally. "The man charged with murder popped a valium to calm his nerves"
Generic synonyms: Inject
Specialized synonyms: Skin Pop

18. Verb. Cause to burst with a loud, explosive sound. "The child popped the balloon"
Generic synonyms: Burst, Collapse
Derivative terms: Popper

19. Verb. Burst open with a sharp, explosive sound. "This popcorn pops quickly in the microwave oven"
Generic synonyms: Break Open, Burst, Split

Definition of Pop

1. n. A small, sharp, quick explosive sound or report; as, to go off with a pop.

2. v. i. To make a pop, or sharp, quick sound; as, the muskets popped away on all sides.

3. v. t. To thrust or push suddenly; to offer suddenly; to bring suddenly and unexpectedly to notice; as, to pop one's head in at the door.

4. adv. Like a pop; suddenly; unexpectedly.

Definition of Pop

1. Acronym. (weather) (acronym of probability of precipitation) ¹

2. Acronym. (telecommunications) (acronym of point of presence) ¹

3. Acronym. (context: trade) (acronym of (w Point of Purchase)) ¹

4. Acronym. (context: Internet) (acronym of (w Post Office Protocol)) ¹

5. Noun. Originally, a social club and debating society at Eton College; now the body of college prefects. ¹

6. Noun. (context: also in plural) A popular classical music concert. ¹

7. Noun. A loud, sharp sound as of a cork coming out of a bottle. ¹

8. Noun. (context: uncountable colloquial) An effervescent or fizzy drink most frequently nonalcoholic; soda pop. ¹

9. Noun. (context: countable colloquial) A bottle, can, or serving of effervescent or fizzy drink, most frequently nonalcoholic; soda pop. ¹

10. Noun. Shortened from (term pop shot): a quick, possibly unaimed, shot with a firearm. Possibly confusion, by assonance, with (term pot) as in (term pot shot). ¹

11. Noun. (colloquial) A portion, a quantity dispensed. ¹

12. Noun. (computing) The removal of a data item from the top of a stack. ¹

13. Verb. (ergative) to burst something ¹

14. Verb. to act suddenly, unexpectedly or quickly. ¹

15. Verb. to hit. ¹

16. Verb. to ejaculate. ¹

17. Verb. (computing) To remove (a data item) from the top of a stack. ¹

18. Verb. to place something somewhere. ¹

19. Verb. (transitive slang) To swallow (a tablet of a drug). ¹

20. Verb. (transitive informal) To perform (a move or stunt) while riding a board or vehicle. ¹

21. Interjection. Sound made in imitation of the sound. ¹

22. Noun. (colloquial) Affectionate form of father. ¹

23. Adjective. (context: used attributively in set phrases) Popular. ¹

24. Noun. Pop music. ¹

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Definition of Pop

1. to make a sharp, explosive sound [v POPPED, POPPING, POPS]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Pop

pootle along
pop-up menu
pop a squat
pop a wheelie

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