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hopping

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adverb hop·ping \ˈhä-piŋ\

Definition of hopping

  1. :  extremely, violently —used in the phrase hopping mad

Origin and Etymology of hopping

see 1hop


First Known Use: 1675


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hopping

adjective hop·ping

Definition of hopping

  1. 1 :  intensely active :  busy they kept us hopping

  2. 2 :  extremely angry

Examples of hopping in a Sentence

  1. The boss kept me hopping all day.

  2. when he saw what I'd done to his car, the other driver was hopping

Origin and Etymology of hopping

see 1hop


First Known Use: 1785


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hopping

noun hop·ping

Definition of hopping

  1. :  a going from one place to another of the same kind —usually used in combination gallery-hopping bar-hopping

Origin and Etymology of hopping

see 1hop


First Known Use: 1879




HOPPING Defined for English Language Learners

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hopping

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adverb hop·ping \ˈhä-piŋ\

Definition of hopping for English Language Learners

  • : very or extremely

2

hopping

adjective hop·ping

Definition of hopping for English Language Learners

  • : very busy or active

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hopping

noun hop·ping

Definition of hopping for English Language Learners

  • : the activity of going from one place to another place of the same kind



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