Translation of "pop" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /pɒp/ us /pɑp/ present participle popping, past tense and past participle popped

to make a short sound like a small explosion

hacer ¡pop!
The music played and champagne corks popped.

informal to go to a particular place

hacer una visita rápida
I’ll pop into the supermarket on my way home.

Phrasal verb(s)

noun uk /pɒp/ us /pɑp/

A2 [ no plural ] also pop music /ˈpɒp ˌmjuː·zɪk/ us /ˈpɑp ˌmju·zɪk/ modern music with a strong beat that is popular with young people

música pop

a short sound like a small explosion


(Translation of “pop” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /pop/

a sharp, quick, explosive noise, such as that made by a cork as it comes out of a bottle

pequeño estallido
The paper bag burst with a loud pop.

fizzy drink

bebida gaseosa, refresco
a bottle of pop.
popcorn noun

a kind of maize that bursts open when it is heated, and is eaten either sweetened or salted.

pop-gun noun

a toy gun that fires pellets by means of compressed air.

pistola de juguete de aire comprimido
pop up phrasal verb

to appear

aparecer, surgir, salir por
I never know where he’ll pop up next.

(Translation of “pop” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)