Definitions for poppetˈpɒp ɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. poppet, poppet valve(noun)

    a mushroom-shaped valve that rises perpendicularly from its seat; commonly used in internal-combustion engines


  1. poppet(Noun)

    An endearingly sweet or beautiful child.

  2. poppet(Noun)

    A young woman or girl.

    Come u201Bere poppet!

  3. poppet(Noun)

    The stem and valve head in a poppet valve.

  4. poppet(Noun)

    A figurine or image of idolatry.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Poppet(noun)

    see Puppet

  2. Poppet(noun)

    one of certain upright timbers on the bilge ways, used to support a vessel in launching

  3. Poppet(noun)

    an upright support or guide fastened at the bottom only


  1. Poppet

    The word poppet is an older spelling of puppet, from the Middle English popet, meaning a small child or doll. In British English it continues to hold this meaning. Poppet is also a chiefly British term of endearment, especially for a young woman or girl.


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