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plop

 (plŏp)
v. plopped, plop·ping, plops
v.intr.
1. To fall with a sound like that of an object falling into water without splashing.
2. To let the body drop heavily: Exhausted, I plopped into the armchair.
v.tr.
To drop or set heavily: plopped the child into the stroller.
n.
A plopping sound or movement.

[Imitative.]

plop adv.

plop

(plɒp)
n
the characteristic sound made by an object dropping into water without a splash
vb, plops, plopping or plopped
to fall or cause to fall with the sound of a plop: the stone plopped into the water.
interj
an exclamation imitative of this sound: to go plop.
[C19: imitative of the sound]

plop

(plɒp)

v. plopped, plop•ping,
n., adv. v.i.
1. to make a sound like that of something falling into water.
2. to fall with such a sound.
3. to drop or fall with full force or direct impact: to plop into a chair.
v.t.
4. to drop or set down heavily.
n.
5. a plopping sound or fall.
6. the act of plopping.
adv.
7. with a plop.
[1815–25; imitative]

plop


Past participle: plopped
Gerund: plopping

Imperative
plop
plop
Present
I plop
you plop
he/she/it plops
we plop
you plop
they plop
Preterite
I plopped
you plopped
he/she/it plopped
we plopped
you plopped
they plopped
Present Continuous
I am plopping
you are plopping
he/she/it is plopping
we are plopping
you are plopping
they are plopping
Present Perfect
I have plopped
you have plopped
he/she/it has plopped
we have plopped
you have plopped
they have plopped
Past Continuous
I was plopping
you were plopping
he/she/it was plopping
we were plopping
you were plopping
they were plopping
Past Perfect
I had plopped
you had plopped
he/she/it had plopped
we had plopped
you had plopped
they had plopped
Future
I will plop
you will plop
he/she/it will plop
we will plop
you will plop
they will plop
Future Perfect
I will have plopped
you will have plopped
he/she/it will have plopped
we will have plopped
you will have plopped
they will have plopped
Future Continuous
I will be plopping
you will be plopping
he/she/it will be plopping
we will be plopping
you will be plopping
they will be plopping
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been plopping
you have been plopping
he/she/it has been plopping
we have been plopping
you have been plopping
they have been plopping
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been plopping
you will have been plopping
he/she/it will have been plopping
we will have been plopping
you will have been plopping
they will have been plopping
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been plopping
you had been plopping
he/she/it had been plopping
we had been plopping
you had been plopping
they had been plopping
Conditional
I would plop
you would plop
he/she/it would plop
we would plop
you would plop
they would plop
Past Conditional
I would have plopped
you would have plopped
he/she/it would have plopped
we would have plopped
you would have plopped
they would have plopped
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.plop - the noise of a rounded object dropping into a liquid without a splash
noise - sound of any kind (especially unintelligible or dissonant sound); "he enjoyed the street noises"; "they heard indistinct noises of people talking"; "during the firework display that ended the gala the noise reached 98 decibels"
Verb1.plop - drop something with a plopping sound
drop - let fall to the ground; "Don't drop the dishes"
2.plop - drop with the sound of something falling into water
come down, descend, go down, fall - move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way; "The temperature is going down"; "The barometer is falling"; "The curtain fell on the diva"; "Her hand went up and then fell again"
3.plop - set (something or oneself) down with or as if with a noise; "He planked the money on the table"; "He planked himself into the sofa"
place down, put down, set down - cause to sit or seat or be in a settled position or place; "set down your bags here"
Adv.1.plop - with a short hollow thud; "plop came the ball down to the corner of the green"
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech

plop

verb
To drop or sink heavily and noisily:
Translations
يُسْقِطُ جِسْما في سائِليَسْقُط مُسْمِعا صَوْتا
žbluňknoutžbluňknutí
plaskplaske
pottyanzuppanás
skvamp; splassskvampa; splassa
pliumptelėjimaspliumptelėti
noplunkšķētplunkšķētplunkšķis
cumburlop diye düşmek'cumburlop' sesi

plop

[plɒp]
A. Nplaf m
B. VIhacer plaf
C. VT (also to plop down) → arrojar dejando oír un plaf
D. EXCLplaf

plop

[ˈplɒp]
nplouf m, floc m
vitomber avec un floc
The ice cream plopped to the ground → La glace tomba par terre avec un floc.
vt (= put down) → déposer
plop down
vise laisser tomber
to plop down on sth [+ chair, sofa] → se laisser tomber dans qch; [+ bed, floor] → se laisser tomber sur qch
vt sepdéposer
to plop o.s. down on sth [+ chair sofa] → se laisser tomber dans qch; [+ bed, floor] → se laisser tomber sur qch
He plopped himself down on the grass → Il se laissa tomber sur l'herbe.

plop

nPlumps m; (in water) → Platsch m
adv it fell or went plop into the wateres fiel mit einem Platsch ins Wasser
vi
(= make a plopping sound)platschen
(inf: = fall) → plumpsen (inf)
vt (inf: = put down) → hinlegen

plop

[plɒp]
1. nplop m inv
2. vi (stone) → fare plop

plop

(plop) noun
the sound of a small object falling into water etc. The raindrop fell into her teacup with a plop.
verbpast tense, past participle plopped
to fall with this sound. A stone plopped into the pool.
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