What does dollop mean?

Definitions for dollop
ˈdɒl əpdol·lop

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dollop(noun)

    a small measure (usually of food)


  1. dollop(Noun)

    a lump, scoop or considerable quantity of something.

  2. dollop(Verb)

    To apply haphazardly in generous lumps or scoops.

    She dolloped a generous quantity of mustard on her hot dog.

  3. dollop(Verb)

    To drip in a viscous form

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Dollop

    dol′op, n. a lump.—Also Dall′op. [Prob. cog. with Norw. dial. dolp, a lump.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. dollop

    An old word for a lump, portion, or share. From the Gaelic diolab.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dollop in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dollop in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of dollop in a Sentence

  1. Sebastian Strangio:

    A mix of populist appeal and strongman threats, sweetened with a dollop of political patronage.

  2. Jeffrey Halley:

    We are only into the third day of the new year, and a big fat dollop of geopolitical uncertainty has landed on investors' desks, i am struggling to see how an Iranian riposte will not occur.

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