Definition of bloop
: blooper 1a
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Mikie Mahtook hit a two-out single and later scored on an RBI bloop single by Jose Iglesias.
A bit of a failure upon its opening in 1997, The Fifth Element—in all its bleep-bloop orange-haired space-taxi glory—has since burrowed into our hearts.
Line drives that are caught and bloops that fall in don’t always even out, and a walk is absolutely not as good as a hit.
Two singles – a bloop and a bunt – put runners on the corners with no outs in the eighth.
Matt Bush started the ninth with a 6-5 lead but Ryan Goins’ led off with a bloop double to shallow left and scored on Josh Donaldson’s single to tie it at 6-6.
Time Stops is energetic, fast-paced and full of video-game style bleeps and bloops.
Hernandez came back to strike out Kristopher Negron, but then gave a broken bat bloop single to center off the bat of Hank Conger to allow a run to score.
Nazareth tallied four of its six hits in the first inning, with junior Julia Dallmann hitting a bloop double to right field to plate two runs for a 3-0 lead.
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Origin and Etymology of bloop
back-formation from blooper
First Known Use: 1941See Words from the same year
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