hop it

Definition of hop it

British, informal

  1. :  to go away quickly She told her brother to hop it and leave her alone.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to move by a quick springy leap or in a series of leaps

    :  to move as if by hopping

    :  to make a quick trip especially by air

  1. :  a short brisk leap especially on one leg

    :  bounce, rebound

    :  dance

  1. :  the ripe dried pistillate catkins of a perennial north-temperate zone twining vine (Humulus lupulus) of the hemp family used especially to impart a bitter flavor to malt liquors

    :  the vine from which hops are obtained having 3- to 5-lobed leaves and inconspicuous flowers of which the pistillate ones are in glandular cone-shaped catkins

  1. :  to flavor with hops


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