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Line breaks: dop
Pronunciation: /dɒp

Definition of dop in English:


South African informal
A drink, especially of brandy or other spirits.
Example sentences
  • We gave his range of quarts, liqueurs and other ‘dops’ a fair tasting and then settled down to watch the game.


South African Dutch, 'shell, husk'.

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