Hay 2 definiciones de strop en inglés:

strop1

Saltos de línea: strop
Pronunciación: /strɒp
 
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sustantivo

A device, typically a strip of leather, for sharpening razors.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • He taught his sons the Bible and beat them with a razor strop.
  • First there are the six years, age six to twelve, of being beaten severely once a week with a razor strop by his ex-soldier father.
  • My father was typical - he didn't hesitate taking the razor strop to me.

verbo (strops, stropping, stropped)

[with object] Volver al principio  
Sharpen on or with a strop: he stropped a knife razor-sharp on his belt
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • We stropped our straight razors, brandished horsehair wands.
  • He'd seen her often in the past weeks: in the morning as he stropped his razor, in the evening as he wrung dingy water from his satin gloves.
  • We'll do that by stropping, which work hardens this tiny filament and breaks it off.

Origen

late Middle English (in the sense 'thong', also as a nautical term): probably a West Germanic adoption of Latin stroppus 'thong'.

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Palabra del día fioritura
Pronunciación: fɪˌɔːrɪˈt(j)ʊərə
noun
an embellishment of a melody...

Hay 2 definiciones de strop en inglés:

strop2

Saltos de línea: strop
Pronunciación: /strɒp
 
/

sustantivo

[usually in singular] British informal
A bad mood; a temper: Nathalie gets in a strop and makes to leave
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • For a strop that would have embarrassed a two year old, Jon Drummond should hang his head in shame.
  • And she failed the group task by throwing a big strop.
  • I can't find anybody with this exact problem, but I'm guessing it's to do with SATA drivers and XP having a strop.

Origen

1970s: probably a back-formation from stroppy.

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Palabra del día fioritura
Pronunciación: fɪˌɔːrɪˈt(j)ʊərə
noun
an embellishment of a melody...