|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|
|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"
|6.||[ verb ] hit or strike|
"He popped me on the head"
|7.||[ verb ] release suddenly|
"pop the clutch"
|8.||[ verb ] put or thrust suddenly and forcefully|
"pop the pizza into the microwave oven" "He popped the petit-four into his mouth"
|9.||[ verb ] cause to make a sharp explosive sound|
"He popped the champagne bottle"
|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)|
|Related terms:||music art nonclassical|
|12.||[ noun ] a sharp explosive sound as from a gunshot or drawing a cork|
|13.||[ verb ] burst open with a sharp, explosive sound|
"The balloon popped" "This popcorn pops quickly in the microwave oven"
|14.||[ verb ] cause to burst with a lound, explosive sound|
"The child popped the balloon"
|15.||[ verb ] inject into the skin, as of drugs|
|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"
|17.||[ verb ] take drugs, especially orally|
"The man charged with murder popped a valium to calm his nerves"
|18.||[ verb ] appear suddenly or unexpectedly|
"The farm popped into view as we turned the corner" "He suddenly popped up out of nowhere"
|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|