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Definition of PLOP

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Plop \Plop\ (pl[o^]p), v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Plopped} (pl[o^]pt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Plopping}.] [Imitative.]
     1. To fall, drop, or move in any way, with a sudden splash or slap, as on the surface of water. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

              The body plopped up, turning on its side. --Kipling. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]

plop \plop\ v. t.
     1. to drop (something) so that it makes a plopping sound; especially, to drop with the sound of something falling into water. [WordNet sense 1, 2] [WordNet 1.5]

     2. To set down quickly, so as to make a sound; -- used often with the reflexive; as, He plopped himself into the sofa. [WordNet sense 3]

     Syn: plank, flump, plonk, plunk, plump down, plunk down, plump. [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]

Plop \Plop\, n.
     Act of plopping; the sound made in plopping.
     [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]

111 Moby Thesaurus words for "plop":
     abruptly, bang, blubber, boil, boil over, bubble, bubble over, bubble up, burble, cast, cave, cave in, chuck, clap, dash, decline, dive, droop, drop, effervesce, exactly, fall, ferment, fizz, fizzle, fling, flop, flop down, flump, flump down, flush, founder, full, give way, go down, guggle, gurgle, hastily, hiss, hurl, impetuously, impulsively, kerplunk, lapse, like a flash, like a thunderbolt, lower, nose-dive, of a sudden, on short notice, parachute, pitch, plank, plop down, plumb, plummet, plump, plunge, plunk, point-blank, pop, pounce, pounce on, pounce upon, precipitantly, precipitately, precipitously, precisely, right, sag, seethe, set, settle, settle down, sharp, simmer, sink, sink down, skin-dive, sky-dive, slap, slouch, slump, slump down, smack, smack-dab, sound, spang, sparkle, square, squarely, startlingly, stoop, straight, submerge, subside, sudden, suddenly, surprisingly, swag, swoop, swoop down, take a header, throw, thrust, toss, unawares, unexpectedly, without notice, without warning, work

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