There are 2 translations of sop in Spanish:

sop

Pronunciation: /sɑːp; sɒp/

n

  • 1 (concession) concesión (feminine)sop to sth/sb as a sop to sb's feelings/pride para no herir los sentimientos/el amor propio de algn she gave him the job as a sop to her conscience le dio el empleo para acallar su conciencia
    More example sentences
    • Media pundits have suggested it was a sop to appease the right wing in the cabinet.
    • The great powers were focused on collective security; it was as a concession, a sop, that they consented to a peripheral project regarding human rights.
    • The main sop is a pledge to increase markets for US goods overseas by carrying out a more aggressive trade policy against Europe and Japan.
  • 2
    (sops plural)
    (of bread etc) sopas (feminine plural)
    More example sentences
    • At this time sops - pieces of bread - were used to soak up liquid mixtures, and these were often first toasted, which reduced their tendency to disintegrate.
    • By chance I'd had them the day before as a satisfactory sop for a piece of grilled sea bass at Kensington Place in west London.
    • As such, soups or sops, as they were also known, became a dish with its own distinction, so did bisque.

Phrasal verbs

sop up

verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object/verbo + complemento + adverbio, verbo + adverbio + complemento

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There are 2 translations of sop in Spanish:

SOP

n

uncountable or countable/no numerable o numerable
  • (especially American English/especialmente inglés norteamericano) standard operating procedure

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Word of the day amnistiar
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to grant an amnesty to …
Cultural fact of the day

Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.