- A short sound as of a small, solid object dropping into water without a splash: the stone fell into the water with a soft plopMás ejemplos en oraciones
- The fly lands with a soft plop hardly breaking the water surface.
- It was an almost sleepless night for him, watching the cold flickering of the stars beyond the screen of thin leaves, often starting at plops and splashing sounds from the stream.
- The room had no windows, and she wasn't sure where she was but she could hear the faint plops of water dripping.
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- 1Fall or cause to fall with a plop: [no object]: the stone plopped into the pond [with object]: she plopped a sugar cube into the cupMás ejemplos en oraciones
- A small drip of blood fell silently to the ground before plopping on the white carpet, making a small stain.
- He starts across, stepping on stones, but mostly plopping in the water.
- As I gnawed at the greasy meat the lettuce and mayo slid out of the bun, plopping into the paper cone.
- 1.1 (plop oneself down) Sit or lie down gently but clumsily: he plopped himself down on the nearest chairMás ejemplos en oraciones
- Both girls plopped themselves down into empty seats next to Ray.
- To further my point I plopped myself down on the nearest seat and glared at him as if to silently dare him to move me.
- He opened the car door and plopped himself down in the front seat.
early 19th century: imitative.
Más definiciones de plopDefinición de plop en:
- el diccionario Inglés de EE.UU.