1. [ verb ] bulge outward
Synonyms: bug_out pop_out bulge_out bulge come_out protrude

"His eyes popped"

Related terms: change_shape bulge
2. [ verb ] (baseball) hit a pop-fly

"He popped out to shortstop"

Related terms: hit baseball
3. [ noun ] an informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk
Synonyms: papa pa dad daddy old_man pater pappa dada
Related terms: father
4. [ verb ] make a sharp explosive noise

"The cork of the champagne bottle popped"

Related terms: go sputter
5. [ verb ] (arms) fire a weapon with a loud explosive noise

"The soldiers were popping"

Related terms: fire
6. [ verb ] hit or strike

"He popped me on the head"

Related terms: hit
7. [ verb ] release suddenly

"pop the clutch"

Related terms: let_go_of
8. [ verb ] put or thrust suddenly and forcefully

"pop the pizza into the microwave oven" "He popped the petit-four into his mouth"

Related terms: throw
9. [ verb ] cause to make a sharp explosive sound

"He popped the champagne bottle"

Related terms: sound
10. [ adverb ] like a pop or with a pop

"everything went pop"

11. [ adjective ] (of music or art) new and of general appeal (especially among young people)
Synonyms: popular
Related terms: music art nonclassical
12. [ noun ] a sharp explosive sound as from a gunshot or drawing a cork
Synonyms: popping
Related terms: sound
13. [ verb ] burst open with a sharp, explosive sound

"The balloon popped" "This popcorn pops quickly in the microwave oven"

Related terms: burst
14. [ verb ] cause to burst with a lound, explosive sound

"The child popped the balloon"

Related terms: collapse
15. [ verb ] inject into the skin, as of drugs
Synonyms: skin_pop
Related terms: inject
16. [ verb ] drink down entirely
Synonyms: down bolt_down pour_down belt_down drink_down kill toss_off

"He downed three martinis before dinner" "She killed a bottle of brandy that night" "They popped a few beer after work"

Related terms: drink
17. [ verb ] take drugs, especially orally

"The man charged with murder popped a valium to calm his nerves"

Related terms: inject
18. [ verb ] appear suddenly or unexpectedly
Synonyms: pop_up crop_up

"The farm popped into view as we turned the corner" "He suddenly popped up out of nowhere"

Related terms: appear
19. [ noun ] (food) a sweet drink containing carbonated water and flavoring
Synonyms: soda_pop soda_water tonic soda

"in New England they call sodas tonics"

Related terms: soft_drink soda_water
20. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 24314
21. [ noun ] (music,fine art) 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
Synonyms: pop_music
Related terms: popular_music
Similar spelling:   Popp