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Definition of bloop

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Other Words from bloop

bloop transitive verb

Examples of bloop in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The Reds brought the tying run to the plate with two outs in the ninth, and Winker hit a bloop into the outfield. Charlie Goldsmith, The Enquirer, 20 June 2021 On Wednesday, Greene only allowed two hits – a slow-roller in the infield and a 100-foot bloop single just over the head of the second baseman. Charlie Goldsmith, The Enquirer, 25 June 2021 Urena left Justin Upton stranded in the first after Upton led off with a bloop double but the Angels pushed across their first run the next inning. Dana Gauruder, Detroit Free Press, 20 June 2021 Reynolds sent a bloop into right field, where Cesar Hernandez dropped an over-the-shoulder attempt. Wes Crosby, Star Tribune, 20 June 2021 Alexis Mack had her second infield hit on a bloop to the right side that fell in. Michael Casagrande |, al, 4 June 2021 Vogt's double and a pair of walks by Mychal Givens loaded the bases, Andrew Young pinch hit for Bumgarner, Carlos Estévez relieved and Young hit a bloop to shallow left that Tapia sprinted in for and caught with a dive. Nick Piecoro, The Arizona Republic, 22 May 2021 Chicago tied it 1-1 in the eighth on Nick Madrigal’s bloop, RBI single off Jonathan Loaisiga. Pete Caldera, USA TODAY, 22 May 2021 Pinch-hitter Albert Pujols followed with a 185-foot bloop into shallow right field that nicked off the glove of first baseman Pavin Smith, who nearly made a running, over-the-shoulder catch. Houston Mitchell Assistant Sports Editor, Los Angeles Times, 20 May 2021

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First Known Use of bloop

1941, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bloop

back-formation from blooper

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11 Jul 2021

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“Bloop.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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