props

noun, plural in form but usually singular in construction \ ˈpräps \

Definition of props

1 slang :due a
  • takes pains to give the man his props
  • —Dan Epstein
2 slang :respect
  • teachers have to earn their props just like everybody else
  • —Greg Donaldson
3 slang :credit 6b
  • at least deserves props for writing a song about something that rings true
  • —Jim Abbott

Origin and Etymology of props

short for proper dues



PROPS Defined for English Language Learners

props

noun

Definition of props for English Language Learners

  • : something that is said to publicly thank and give special attention to someone for doing something : credit or recognition



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