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English definition of “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 / train Moving quickly
(Definition of hop verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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