- 1 (noise) to go pop hacer 'pum' (burst) reventar*
- 2 uncountable/no numerable [Music/Música] música (feminine) popMore example sentences
- From The Smiths to Nirvana, much of the best pop and rock music has been made by fans.
- Red Stage near City hall will feature pop and rock music with Thai ‘Luk Thung’.
- Alarm clocks were going off, playing rock, Christian pop, jazz or reggae.
- 3 uncountable/no numerable [Cookery/Cocina] gaseosa (feminine)
- 5 [colloquial/familiar] (time) they cost $50 a pop cuestan $50 por vezMore example sentences
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- The only food is crisps and chocolate, the only drink water, fizzy pop, Nescafe, or tea with powdered milk, and the only shopping is tat.
- We drank fizzy pop with sugar in it, but we were never overweight because we were always outside playing.
- Consumers of bottled water tend to be more wealthy than those who drink fizzy pop.
- But Blake grew accustomed to addressing my pop as his own dad.
- And thank you, very sincerely, to everyone who sent well wishes to my pops.
- Respect your moms, your pops, or whoever it was raised you.
Mossos d'Esquadra is the name of the police force of the Catalan autonomous region. It has a wide range of responsibilities but the Guardia Civil and Policía Nacional also operate in Catalonia.
- 1 [balloon] estallar, reventar(se)*; [cork] saltar my ears popped se me destaparon los oídos his button popped se le saltó el botón a popping sound/noise un ligero estallidoMore example sentences
- I felt and probably looked like a balloon under pressure, about to pop if anything else filled my head.
- The drama for residents in nearby Bole Foot began at around 2am as they heard a series of loud bangs - caused by tyres bursting in the heat and air bags popping.
- His fists tightened until his knuckles popped and the girls' eyes widened.
- 2 (spring) saltar his eyes were popping (out of his head) los ojos se le salían de las órbitas a head popped over the wall se asomó una cabeza por encima del muroMore example sentences
- Kevin opened up the refrigerator, popped the milk container open, and drank straight from the carton.
- Leaning in over the door, I played for a long moment with the idea of wiring the old girl and taking her for a spin, but settled for popping the hood release.
- He watched as she moved quickly toward her briefcase and popped the latch.
- 3 (go casually) [colloquial/familiar] I popped across the road for some milk crucé un momento a comprar leche he just popped in to say hello pasó un minuto a saludar could you pop into my office on your way out? ¿puedes pasar por mi oficina al salir? I'm popping out to get some cigarettes voy a salir un momento a comprar cigarrillosMore example sentences
- Within minutes he popped back in the room with three cans of paint and some brushes.
- They popped in to see me and introduce themselves.
- My lovely friend Jane G has just popped in to work to see me.
- 1 (burst) [balloon] reventar*, hacer* estallar
- 2 (put quickly, casually) she popped her head around the door asomó la cabeza por la puerta pop it into your pocket métetelo en el bolsillo pop your coat on (British English/inglés británico) ponte el abrigo question1 1
- 3 [pill/drug] [colloquial/familiar] tragar*More example sentences
- He popped an aspirin and drank half a bottle of water, but his tongue still felt dry as sandpaper.
- And frankly, who wouldn't want to pop a few placid pills or love potions just to escape from the long list of wicked words mentioned above.
- He was, it seems, referring obliquely to the haze created by all those mind-expanding drugs the beautiful people popped, mainlined and smoked.
- verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio (return) [colloquial/familiar] volver* or regresar un momento, devolverse* or regresarse un momento (Latin America except River Plate area/América Latina excepto Río de la Plata) 1.1verb + object + adverb/verbo + complemento + adverbio 2.1 (put back) [colloquial/familiar] volver* a poner, poner* otra vez 2.2 (bring back) [colloquial/familiar] devolver*, regresar (Latin America except Southern Cone/América Latina excepto Cono Sur)
pop offverb + adverb/verbo + adverbio [colloquial/familiar]
pop upverb + adverb/verbo + adverbio [colloquial/familiar]
- 1.1 (popular) [sociology/culture] popular; [music/singer] (American English/inglés norteamericano) popular, ligero pop art pop-art (masculine) pop artist artista (masculine and feminine) pop pop concert (American English/inglés norteamericano) concierto (masculine) popular pop festival festival (masculine) de música pop 1.2 (British English/inglés británico) [Music/Música] pop (invariable adjective/adjetivo invariable)