There are 2 main definitions of goop in English:

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goop 1

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noun

informal
A stupid person.

Derivatives

goopiness

1
noun
Example sentences
  • Another night's wild mushroom fusilli with vegetables and black truffle cream could not transcend its general goopiness.
  • Meanwhile, some of the first-time kneaders discussed the goopiness factor, and compared the feel of it to mud.
  • I predicted a certain amount of goopiness and instead we got a healthy helping of cheese.

goopy

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adjective (goopier, goopiest)
Example sentences
  • The split pea and bacon soup was rich and flavourful, but I'd give the goat cheese and artichoke dip a miss - it was bland, and reminded me of those hollowed out goopy spinach dips you see at Christmas parties.
  • Then it's two coats of polish (more than that gets goopy and messy and infringes on the acceptable appearance of the polish), finishing up with a top coat sealer.
  • And unlike those gel wax candles, they aren't almost liquid and goopy, instead they are actually pretty hard like normal wax candles.

Origin

Early 20th century (originally US): of unknown origin; compare with goof.

Words that rhyme with goop

bloop, cock-a-hoop, coop, croup, droop, drupe, dupe, group, Guadeloupe, hoop, loop, poop, recoup, roup, scoop, sloop, snoop, soup, stoep, stoop, stoup, stupe, swoop, troop, troupe, whoop

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goop 2 Line breaks: goop

noun

informal, chiefly North American
Another term for gloop.
Example sentences
  • The salt added to the goop, a liquid-polymer precursor, makes it electrically conductive, so the lenses' shapes can be adjusted by applying voltages.
  • It also shuts down the liver's production of LDL, or ‘bad’ cholesterol - the goop that blocks blood flow.
  • The goop became a silvery liquid that smoked slightly and then it was evaporated.

Derivatives

goopiness

1
noun

goopy

2
adjective (goopier, goopiest)

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