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pop·ple 1

intr.v. pop·pled, pop·pling, pop·ples
To move in a tossing, bubbling, or rippling manner, as choppy water.
1. Choppy water.
2. The motion or sound of boiling liquid.

[Middle English poplen, probably of Middle Dutch origin.]

pop·ple 2

n. Informal
A poplar.

[Middle English popel (perhaps from Old English popul-), from Latin pōpulus.]


vb (intr)
1. (of boiling water or a choppy sea) to heave or toss; bubble
2. (often foll by along) (of a stream or river) to move with an irregular tumbling motion: the small rivulet poppled along over rocks and stones for half a mile.
[C14: of imitative origin; compare Middle Dutch popelen to bubble, throb]


(ˈpɒp əl)

v. -pled, -pling,
n. v.i.
1. to move in a tumbling, irregular manner, as boiling water.
2. a poppling motion.
[1300–50; Middle English poplen; imitative; see -le]


(ˈpɒp əl)

n. Northern U.S.
a poplar of the genus Populus.
[before 1000; Middle English; Old English popul < Latin pōpulus]


Past participle: poppled
Gerund: poppling

I popple
you popple
he/she/it popples
we popple
you popple
they popple
I poppled
you poppled
he/she/it poppled
we poppled
you poppled
they poppled
Present Continuous
I am poppling
you are poppling
he/she/it is poppling
we are poppling
you are poppling
they are poppling
Present Perfect
I have poppled
you have poppled
he/she/it has poppled
we have poppled
you have poppled
they have poppled
Past Continuous
I was poppling
you were poppling
he/she/it was poppling
we were poppling
you were poppling
they were poppling
Past Perfect
I had poppled
you had poppled
he/she/it had poppled
we had poppled
you had poppled
they had poppled
I will popple
you will popple
he/she/it will popple
we will popple
you will popple
they will popple
Future Perfect
I will have poppled
you will have poppled
he/she/it will have poppled
we will have poppled
you will have poppled
they will have poppled
Future Continuous
I will be poppling
you will be poppling
he/she/it will be poppling
we will be poppling
you will be poppling
they will be poppling
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been poppling
you have been poppling
he/she/it has been poppling
we have been poppling
you have been poppling
they have been poppling
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been poppling
you will have been poppling
he/she/it will have been poppling
we will have been poppling
you will have been poppling
they will have been poppling
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been poppling
you had been poppling
he/she/it had been poppling
we had been poppling
you had been poppling
they had been poppling
I would popple
you would popple
he/she/it would popple
we would popple
you would popple
they would popple
Past Conditional
I would have poppled
you would have poppled
he/she/it would have poppled
we would have poppled
you would have poppled
they would have poppled
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Bypass road topped the list of roads in traffic accidents as this year eight people died on it in six traffic accidents, followed by Shaikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Road in which five accidents took place, claiming the lives of six people while Shaikh Zayed Road was third in the number of traffic accidents this year as two popple died on this road this year in three traffic accidents.
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