Definitions of pop:
- noun: a sharp explosive sound as from a gunshot or drawing a cork
- noun: a sweet drink containing carbonated water and flavoring
- 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
- noun: an informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk
- verb: make a sharp explosive noise
Example: "The cork of the champagne bottle popped"
- verb: cause to make a sharp explosive sound
Example: "He popped the champagne bottle"
- verb: burst open with a sharp, explosive sound
Example: "The balloon popped"
- verb: cause to burst with a lound, explosive sound
Example: "The child popped the balloon"
- verb: fire a weapon with a loud explosive noise
Example: "The soldiers were popping"
- verb: take drugs, especially orally
Example: "The man charged with murder popped a valium to calm his nerves"
- verb: hit or strike
Example: "He popped me on the head"
- verb: hit a pop-fly
Example: "He popped out to shortstop"
- verb: release suddenly
Example: "Pop the clutch"
- verb: put or thrust suddenly and forcefully
Example: "Pop the pizza into the microwave oven"
- verb: bulge outward
Example: "His eyes popped"
- verb: drink down entirely
Example: "They popped a few beer after work"
- verb: appear suddenly or unexpectedly
Example: "The farm popped into view as we turned the corner"
- adjective: (of music or art) new and of general appeal (especially among young people)
- adverb: like a pop or with a pop
Example: "Everything went pop"
- name: A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #24314)
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