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Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • 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
  • a sharp explosive sound as from a gunshot or drawing a cork
  • a sweet drink containing carbonated water and flavoring; "in New England they call sodas tonics"
  • an informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk
  • burst open with a sharp, explosive sound; "The balloon popped"; "This popcorn pops quickly in the microwave oven"
  • cause to burst with a lound, explosive sound; "The child popped the balloon"
  • fire a weapon with a loud explosive noise; "The soldiers were popping"
  • take drugs, especially orally; "The man charged with murder popped a valium to calm his nerves"
  • drink down entirely; "He downed three martinis before dinner"; "She killed a bottle of brandy that night"; "They popped a few beer after work"
  • hit or strike; "He popped me on the head"
  • hit a pop-fly; "He popped out to shortstop"
  • release suddenly; "pop the clutch"
  • put or thrust suddenly and forcefully; "pop the pizza into the microwave oven"; "He popped the petit-four into his mouth"
  • bulge outward; "His eyes popped"
  • appear suddenly or unexpectedly; "The farm popped into view as we turned the corner"; "He suddenly popped up out of nowhere"
  • make a sharp explosive noise; "The cork of the champagne bottle popped"
  • cause to make a sharp explosive sound; "He popped the champagne bottle"
  • (of music or art) new and of general appeal (especially among young people)
  • like a pop or with a pop; "everything went pop"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • an informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk ,
  • a sweet drink containing carbonated water and flavoring; "in New England they call sodas tonics" ,
  • a sharp explosive sound as from a gunshot or drawing a cork ,
  • 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

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Pop'


  • Pop: Pop is an onomatopoeic word for a small explosion. It may also refer to: Father Soft drink Pop music, a music genre Pop (nickname) Pop (surname), a
  • Pop music: Popular music. For other uses, see Pop music (disambiguation). "Pop song" redirects here. For other uses, see Pop Song. Pop music is a genre of popular music
  • Indie pop: the alternative rock genre. For the Indian music genre, see Indian pop. Indie pop is a subgenre and subculture of alternative/indie rock that originated
  • Pop rock: other uses, see Pop rock (disambiguation). Pop rock is rock music with a lighter, smoother approach that is more reminiscent of commercial pop music. Originating
  • Pop art: article is about the art movement. For other uses, see Pop art (disambiguation). Pop art is an art movement that emerged in the mid-1950s in
  • Latin pop: Latin pop (Spanish and Portuguese: Pop latino) refers to pop music that contains sounds or influence from Latin America, but it can also mean pop music
  • Dance-pop: Dance-pop is a pop and dance subgenre that originated in the early 1980s. It is generally up-tempo music intended for nightclubs with the intention of
  • K-pop: redirects here. For other uses, see KPOP (disambiguation). K-pop (abbreviation of Korean pop; Hangul: 케이팝) is a musical genre originating in South Korea
  • Pop punk: Pop punk (also known as punk-pop) is a punk rock music genre and a fusion genre that combines elements of punk rock with elements of pop music. Pop punk
  • Psychedelic pop: Psychedelic pop is a pop music subgenre in which musical characteristics associated with psychedelic music are applied to pop songs. This includes "trippy"

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