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    hop - Dictionary definition and meaning for word hop

    Definition
    (noun) the act of hopping; jumping upward or forward (especially on one foot) Definition
    (noun) twining perennials having cordate leaves and flowers arranged in conelike spikes; the dried flowers of this plant are used in brewing to add the characteristic bitter taste to beer
    Synonyms : hops
    Definition
    (noun) an informal dance where popular music is played
    Synonyms : record hop
    Definition
    (verb) jump lightly
    Synonyms : hop-skip , skip
    Definition
    (verb) move quickly from one place to another Definition
    (verb) travel by means of an aircraft, bus, etc.
    Example Sentence
    • She hopped a train to Chicago
    • He hopped rides all over the country
    Definition
    (verb) traverse as if by a short airplane trip
    Example Sentence
    • Hop the Pacific Ocean
    Definition
    (verb) jump across
    Example Sentence
    • He hopped the bush
    Definition
    (verb) make a jump forward or upward
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