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wop

 (wŏp)
n. Offensive Slang
Used as a disparaging term for a person of Italian birth or ancestry.

[Italian dialectal guappo, thug, from Spanish guapo, handsome, dashing, braggart, bully, from French dialectal wape, rogue, from Latin vappa, flat wine, scoundrel.]

wop

(wɒp)
n
(Peoples) slang derogatory a member of a Latin people, esp an Italian
[C20: probably from southern Italian dialect guappo dandy, braggart, from Spanish guapo]

wop

(wɒp)
n, vb, wops, wopping or wopped
a variant spelling of whop

wop

(wɒp)

n.
usage: This term is a slur and should be avoided. It is used with disparaging intent and is perceived as highly insulting.
n.
Slang: Extremely Disparaging and Offensive. (a contemptuous term used to refer to an Italian or a person of Italian descent.)
[1910–15, Amer.; < Italian (Neapolitan dial.) guappo swaggerer < Sp guapo pimp, ruffian, via dial. French < Latin vappa wine that has gone flat, worthless person]

wop


Past participle: wopped
Gerund: wopping

Imperative
wop
wop
Present
I wop
you wop
he/she/it wops
we wop
you wop
they wop
Preterite
I wopped
you wopped
he/she/it wopped
we wopped
you wopped
they wopped
Present Continuous
I am wopping
you are wopping
he/she/it is wopping
we are wopping
you are wopping
they are wopping
Present Perfect
I have wopped
you have wopped
he/she/it has wopped
we have wopped
you have wopped
they have wopped
Past Continuous
I was wopping
you were wopping
he/she/it was wopping
we were wopping
you were wopping
they were wopping
Past Perfect
I had wopped
you had wopped
he/she/it had wopped
we had wopped
you had wopped
they had wopped
Future
I will wop
you will wop
he/she/it will wop
we will wop
you will wop
they will wop
Future Perfect
I will have wopped
you will have wopped
he/she/it will have wopped
we will have wopped
you will have wopped
they will have wopped
Future Continuous
I will be wopping
you will be wopping
he/she/it will be wopping
we will be wopping
you will be wopping
they will be wopping
Present Perfect Continuous
I have been wopping
you have been wopping
he/she/it has been wopping
we have been wopping
you have been wopping
they have been wopping
Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been wopping
you will have been wopping
he/she/it will have been wopping
we will have been wopping
you will have been wopping
they will have been wopping
Past Perfect Continuous
I had been wopping
you had been wopping
he/she/it had been wopping
we had been wopping
you had been wopping
they had been wopping
Conditional
I would wop
you would wop
he/she/it would wop
we would wop
you would wop
they would wop
Past Conditional
I would have wopped
you would have wopped
he/she/it would have wopped
we would have wopped
you would have wopped
they would have wopped
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wop - (ethnic slur) offensive term for a person of Italian descent
derogation, disparagement, depreciation - a communication that belittles somebody or something
ethnic slur - a slur on someone's race or language
jargon, lingo, patois, argot, vernacular, slang, cant - a characteristic language of a particular group (as among thieves); "they don't speak our lingo"
Italian - a native or inhabitant of Italy
Translations
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Wop

[wɒp] N (offensive) → italiano/a m/f

wop

n (pej sl)Spag(h)ettifresser(in) m(f) (pej sl)
References in classic literature ?
Of course, it must be remembered that along with such frivolous occupations I was trying to get work as wop, lumper, and roustabout.
Imagine opening your latest issue of your favorite sports magazine and seeing a story entitled, "Watch Those Walloping Wops.