Share this entry

American English: /ˈdɑləp/
British English: /ˈdɒləp/

Translation of dollop in Spanish:


  • [colloquial] (served with a spoon)
    (serving, measure)
    a hefty dollop of sarcasm
    una buena dosis de sarcasmo
    Example sentences
    • It's been a good weekend - although most of the group seem to have developed a dollop of food poisoning, which is never good.
    • From tacos to quesadillas and beyond, a growing number of consumers have taken to plopping a dollop of the creamy white stuff on their food before digging in.
    • Mix a large dollop of yogurt with a small dollop of mayo.

Definition of dollop in:

Share this entry


What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score:
    Word of the day mecate
    string …
    Cultural fact of the day

    Opus Dei

    Opus Dei - Latin for "God's Work" - is a Catholic organization founded in Spain in 1928. The Opus became very influential in Spanish society, above all by founding schools and universities. The aim was to create an élite which would spread Christian ideals throughout society. The University of Navarre is one of its foremost institutions.