Definitions for SOPsɒp
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
sopsɒp(n.; v.)sopped, sop•ping.
(n.)a piece of solid food, as bread, for dipping in liquid food.
something offered to conciliate, pacify, or bribe.
(v.t.)to dip or soak in liquid food:
to sop bread in gravy.
to take up (liquid) by absorption.
Origin of sop:
bef. 1000; ME (n.); OE sopp; akin to sup2
piece of solid food for dipping in a liquid
a concession given to mollify or placate
"the offer was a sop to my feelings"
standing operating procedure, standard operating procedure, SOP, standard procedure(verb)
a prescribed procedure to be followed routinely
"rote memorization has been the educator's standard operating procedure for centuries"
give a conciliatory gift or bribe to
sop, soak through(verb)
be or become thoroughly soaked or saturated with a liquid
dip into liquid
"sop bread into the sauce"
drench, douse, dowse, soak, sop, souse(verb)
cover with liquid; pour liquid onto
"souse water on his hot face"
Something entirely soaked.
A piece of solid food to be soaked in liquid food.
Something given or done to pacify or bribe.
A weak, easily frightened or ineffectual person; a milksop
To steep or dip in any liquid.
Origin: soppe, from sopp 'sopped bread', from *sauppa (compare Dutch sop, Old High German sopfa), deverbative of *sūpanan 'to sup'. More at sup; compare soup.
anything steeped, or dipped and softened, in any liquid; especially, something dipped in broth or liquid food, and intended to be eaten
anything given to pacify; -- so called from the sop given to Cerberus, as related in mythology
a thing of little or no value
to steep or dip in any liquid
Translations for SOP
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a number of things fastened or growing together
a bunch of bananas.
- bos, trosAfrikaans
- montePortuguese (BR)
- trs, svazek, hrozen, chomáčCzech
- das BündelGerman
- bundt; buket; klaseDanish
- μάτσο, τσαμπίGreek
- manojo, ramo, racimoSpanish
- paquet, botte, grappe, régimeFrench
- klasi, vöndur, kippaIcelandic
- gruppo, mazzo; grappolo; cascoItalian
- 송이, 다발Korean
- kekė, puokštėLithuanian
- saišķis; pušķis; ķekarsLatvian
- bos, trosDutch
- knippe, bunt, klase, klumpNorwegian
- kiść, wiązkaPolish
- mănunchi, legătură, ciorchineRomanian
- связка, гроздьRussian
- trs, strapec, zväzok; chumáčSlovak
- bunt, klase, knippe, bukettSwedish
- salkım, demet, desteTurkish
- 一串Chinese (Trad.)
- в'язка, пучокUkrainian
- bó, buồng, chùmVietnamese
- 一串Chinese (Simp.)
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