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Sop Meaning and Definition from WordNet (r) 2.0
    sop n
  1. piece of solid food for dipping in a liquid [syn: sops]
  2. a concession given to mollify or placate; "the offer was a sop to my feelings"
  3. a prescribed procedure to be followed routinely; "rote memorization has been the educator's standard operating procedure for centuries" [syn: standing operating procedure, standard operating procedure, standard procedure}] v
  4. give a conciliatory gift or bribe to
  5. be or become thoroughly soaked or saturated with a liquid [syn: soak through]
  6. dip into liquid; "sop bread into the sauce"
  7. mop so as to leave a semi-dry surface; "swab the floors"
  8. become thoroughly soaked or saturated with liquid
  9. cover with liquid; pour liquid onto; "souse water on his hot face" [syn: drench, douse, dowse, soak, souse] [also: sopping, sopped]
Sop Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Sop \Sop\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Sopped; p. pr. & vb. n. Sopping.] To steep or dip in any liquid.
Sop Meaning and Definition from Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)
    Sop \Sop\, n. [OE. sop, soppe; akin to AS. s?pan to sup, to sip, to drink, D. sop sop, G. suppe soup, Icel. soppa sop. See Sup, v. t., and cf. Soup.]
  1. Anything steeped, or dipped and softened, in any liquid; especially, something dipped in broth or liquid food, and intended to be eaten. He it is to whom I shall give a sop, when I have dipped it. --John xiii. 26. Sops in wine, quantity, inebriate more than wine itself. --Bacon. The bounded waters Should lift their bosoms higher than the shores, And make a sop of all this solid globe. --Shak.
  2. Anything given to pacify; -- so called from the sop given to Cerberus, as related in mythology. All nature is cured with a sop. --L'Estrange.
  3. A thing of little or no value. [Obs.] --P. Plowman. Sops in wine (Bot.), an old name of the clove pink, alluding to its having been used to flavor wine.

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  • SOP: A sop is a piece of bread soaked in a liquid. SOP is an acronym for any of the following: Standard Operating Procedure Sales and Operations ...
  • Sop: A sop is a piece of bread or toast that is soaked in liquid food and then eaten. In medieval cuisine , sops were very common. ...
  • SOP (Philippine TV series): SOP was a Philippine noontime music/ variety show aired by GMA Network . The show airs from 12pm-3pm on Sundays. The show is broadcast ...
  • Sop language: Sop (also Sob, Usino) is a Rai Coast language spoken in Madang Province , Papua New Guinea by approximately 2,500 people. The Sop language ...
  • SOP Gigsters: SOP Gigsters was a musical variety show in the Philippines which featured production numbers from GMA Network 's young stars and ran ...
  • Po Sop: Mae Po Sop. (แม่โพสพ. or Po Sop is the Siamese rice goddess. Background: Ritual offerings (Cha-laew) are made to propitiate the Rice Goddess ...

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* Reverend Brown Girl, you look so good, someone ought to put you on a plate and sop you up with a biscuit. - Coming to America


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  • SOP cancels joint venture with Pelita Holdings
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    Hangatkan kebersamaan kumpul keluarga dengan hangatnya sop buntut “Selamat Hari Raya Idul Fitri. Minal aidin wal faidzin..” Kita baru saja merayakan hari kemenangan seluruh umat Muslim, yaitu lebaran. Saat lebaran kita akan merayakannya dengan berkumpul dengan keluarga dan menyantap sajian khas lebaran, seperti opor ayam, rendang, sambel goreng ati, dan lainny Read more on this news related to 'Sop'

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