Synonyms for mop

Synonyms for (noun) mop

Synonyms: swab, swob, mop

Definition: cleaning implement consisting of absorbent material fastened to a handle; for cleaning floors

Similar words: cleaning device, cleaning equipment, cleaning implement

Definition: any of a large class of implements used for cleaning

Synonyms for (verb) mop

Synonyms: pout, mow, mop

Definition: make a sad face and thrust out one's lower lip

Usage: mop and mow; The girl pouted

Similar words: grimace, make a face, pull a face

Definition: contort the face to indicate a certain mental or emotional state

Usage: He grimaced when he saw the amount of homework he had to do

Synonyms: wipe up, mop, mop up

Definition: to wash or wipe with or as if with a mop

Usage: Mop the hallway now; He mopped her forehead with a towel

Similar words: take in, take up, suck, suck up, imbibe, draw, soak up, sop up, absorb

Definition: take in, also metaphorically

Usage: The sponge absorbs water well; She drew strength from the minister's words

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