Definitions for HOPhɒp
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
hophɒp(v.; n.)hopped, hop•ping
(v.i.)to make a short, bouncing leap; move by leaping with all feet off the ground, as a rabbit.
Category: Animal Behavior
to leap on one foot.
to make a short, quick trip, esp. in an airplane.
to travel or move frequently from one place or situation to another (usu. used in combination):
Category: Common Vocabulary, Informal
(v.t.)to jump over; clear with a hop.
to board or get onto (a vehicle).
to cross in an airplane.
(n.)a short leap, esp. on one foot.
short trip. esp. by air.
Informal. a dance or dancing party.
a bounce or rebound, as of a ball.
Category: Common Vocabulary
Origin of hop:
bef. 1000; ME; OE hoppian, c. MHG hopfen, ON hoppa
hophɒp(n.; v.)hopped, hop•ping.
(n.)any of several twining plants of the genus Humulus, of the hemp family, bearing male flowers in loose clusters and female flowers in small bract-covered spikes.
hops, the dried ripe cones of the female flowers of this plant, used in brewing, medicine, etc.
Older Slang. a narcotic drug, esp. opium.
Category: Status (usage)
(v.t.)to treat or flavor with hops.
hop up, Slang. to excite; make enthusiastic. to add to the power of. to stimulate by narcotics.
Category: Verb Phrase, Status (usage)
Origin of hop:
1400–50; late ME hoppe < MD hoppe, c. OHG hopfo
the act of hopping; jumping upward or forward (especially on one foot)
twining perennials having cordate leaves and flowers arranged in conelike spikes; the dried flowers of this plant are used in brewing to add the characteristic bitter taste to beer
hop, record hop(verb)
an informal dance where popular music is played
hop, skip, hop-skip(verb)
move quickly from one place to another
travel by means of an aircraft, bus, etc.
"She hopped a train to Chicago"; "He hopped rides all over the country"
traverse as if by a short airplane trip
"Hop the Pacific Ocean"
"He hopped the bush"
make a jump forward or upward
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
to jump up and down on one leg, or move by doing this
The kids were hopping up and down.
to move along by making small jumps
The frog hopped to the water's edge.
to move somewhere quickly
Hop in, and I'll give you a ride to work.
a small jump, especially on one leg
three hops and a skip
a narcotic drug, usually opium
Origin: From hoppen, from hoppian, from huppōnan, from keub-. Cognate with hoppen, hopfen, hoppen, Swedish hoppa, hoppa.
to move by successive leaps, as toads do; to spring or jump on one foot; to skip, as birds do
to walk lame; to limp; to halt
a leap on one leg, as of a boy; a leap, as of a toad; a jump; a spring
a dance; esp., an informal dance of ball
a climbing plant (Humulus Lupulus), having a long, twining, annual stalk. It is cultivated for its fruit (hops)
the catkin or strobilaceous fruit of the hop, much used in brewing to give a bitter taste
the fruit of the dog-rose. See Hip
to impregnate with hops
to gather hops. [Perhaps only in the form Hopping, vb. n.]
Humulus, hop, is a small genus of flowering plants in the family Cannabaceae, which also includes cannabis. The hop is native to temperate regions of the Northern Hemisphere. The species H. lupulus is the main flavour ingredient in many types of beer, and as such is widely cultivated for use by the brewing industry.
The New Hacker's Dictionary
1. n. [common] One file transmission in a series required to get a file from point A to point B on a store-and-forward network. On such networks (including the old UUCP network and and FidoNet), an important inter-machine metric is the number of hops in the shortest path between them, which can be more significant than their geographical separation. See bang path. 2. v. [rare] To log in to a remote machine, esp. via rlogin or telnet. “I'll hop over to foovax to FTP that.”
The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz
To skip. HOPPER A skipper.
Translations for HOP
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a short jump on one leg.
- قَفْزٌ على رِجْلٍ واحِدَه، حَجْلهArabic
- saltoPortuguese (BR)
- skok na jedné nozeCzech
- der HopserGerman
- πηδηματάκι στο ένα πόδι, κουτσόGreek
- salto a la pata cojaSpanish
- hyppy yhdellä jalallaFinnish
- saut (à cloche-pied)French
- קְפִיצָה עַל רֶגֶל אַחַתHebrew
- उछाल, कूदHindi
- skakutanje na jednoj noziCroatian
- hopp, stökkIcelandic
- saltello, saltoItalian
- 한 발로 뛰기Korean
- melompat dengan sebelah kakiMalay
- săritură (într-un picor)Romanian
- skok na jednej noheSlovak
- poskok na eni nogiSlovenian
- hopp på ett benSwedish
- zıplama, sekmeTurkish
- 單腳跳Chinese (Trad.)
- стрибок на одній нозіUkrainian
- ایک پیر کی چھلانگUrdu
- sự nhảy lò còVietnamese
- 单足跳Chinese (Simp.)
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