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hop

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a social gathering for dancing
  • back in those days taking someone to the school hop was a big deal

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2 an act of leaping into the air
  • she made it across the rocky creek in two hops

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hop

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of hop (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to move with a light springing step
  • a rabbit hopped across the frozen grass

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2 to propel oneself upward or forward into the air
  • the frog hopped back into the pond
  • the bus stopped, a lone passenger hopped on, and the driver continued on his way

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The first known use of hop was before the 12th century

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“Hop.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hop. Accessed 13 Jun. 2021.

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