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English definition of “hop”

hop

verb [I]
 
 
/hɒp/ (present participle hopping, past tense and past participle hopped)
ONE FOOT to jump on one foot or to move about in this wayJumpingBouncing
ANIMAL If a small animal, bird, or insect hops, it moves by jumping on all of its feet at the same time: Rabbits were hopping across the field.JumpingBouncing
MOVE QUICKLY informal to go somewhere quickly or get into or out of a vehicle quickly: to hop on a plane/trainMoving quickly
(Definition of hop verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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