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1. A lump or portion of semisolid matter: a dollop of whipped cream.
2. A small quantity or splash of a liquid: a dollop of whiskey.
3. A modicum; a bit: not a dollop of truth to the story.
[Earlier tuft, clump; perhaps akin to Norwegian dolp, lump.]
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
1. a semisolid lump
2. (Cookery) a large serving, esp of food
(Cookery) (foll by: out) to serve out (food)
[C16: of unknown origin]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. a lump or blob of some substance.
2. a small amount: a dollop of cream.v.t.
3. to dispense in dollops.
Random House Kernerman Webster's College Dictionary, © 2010 K Dictionaries Ltd. Copyright 2005, 1997, 1991 by Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.
Dollopa clump of grass or weed, 1573; a large quantity, 1812.
Dictionary of Collective Nouns and Group Terms. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
Past participle: dolloped
Collins English Verb Tables © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002
dollop[ˈdɒləp] N [of jam, ketchup etc] → pegote m
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
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n (inf) → Schlag m (inf)
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
dollop[ˈdɒləp] n (of jam etc) → cucchiaiata
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995