Meaning of “hop” - Learner’s Dictionary

hop

verb [ I ] uk us /hɒp/ (present participle hopping, past tense and past participle hopped)
ONE FOOT

to jump on one foot or to move about in this way

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.
MOVE QUICKLY informal

to go somewhere quickly or get into or out of a vehicle quickly:

to hop on a plane/train

(Definition of “hop verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)