pop verb, adjective, noun Meaning in Cambridge American English Dictionary
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popverb

 us   /pɑp/ (-pp-)

pop verb (SOUND)

[I/T] to make a short little explosive sound, often by bursting something, or to cause this to happen: [T] The kids were popping all the birthday balloons.

pop verb (MOVE)

[I always + adv/prep] to move or appear quickly, suddenly, or when not expected: McEnroe hits it and the ball pops over his shoulder. There are lots of good young players popping up these days.
Idioms

popadjective [not gradable]

 us   /pɑp/

pop adjective [not gradable] (POPULAR)

of or for the general public: pop art pop culture pop music

popnoun

 us   /pɑp/

pop noun (FATHER)

[C] infml a father: Hey Pop, can I borrow the car?

pop noun (DRINK)

[C/U] regional US (dated soda pop) a soft drink
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