Synonyms for pop

Synonyms for (noun) pop

Synonyms: pop, pop music

Definition: music of general appeal to teenagers; a bland watered-down version of rock'n'roll with more rhythm and harmony and an emphasis on romantic love

Similar words: popular music, popular music genre

Definition: any genre of music having wide appeal (but usually only for a short time)

Synonyms: pop, popping

Definition: a sharp explosive sound as from a gunshot or drawing a cork

Similar words: sound

Definition: the sudden occurrence of an audible event

Usage: the sound awakened them

Synonyms: soda, soda pop, soda water, pop, tonic

Definition: a sweet drink containing carbonated water and flavoring

Usage: in New England they call sodas tonics

Similar words: soft drink

Definition: nonalcoholic beverage (usually carbonated)

Synonyms: dad, dada, daddy, pop, pa, papa, pappa

Definition: an informal term for a father; probably derived from baby talk

Similar words: father, male parent, begetter

Definition: a male parent (also used as a term of address to your father)

Usage: his father was born in Atlanta

Synonyms for (verb) pop

Synonyms: pop

Definition: burst open with a sharp, explosive sound

Usage: The balloon popped; This popcorn pops quickly in the microwave oven

Similar words: break open, burst, split

Definition: come open suddenly and violently, as if from internal pressure

Usage: The bubble burst

Synonyms: pop

Definition: cause to burst with a loud, explosive sound

Usage: The child popped the balloon

Similar words: collapse, burst

Definition: cause to burst

Usage: The ice broke the pipe

Synonyms: pop

Definition: fire a weapon with a loud explosive noise

Usage: The soldiers were popping

Similar words: fire, discharge

Definition: cause to go off

Usage: fire a gun; fire a bullet

Synonyms: pop

Definition: take drugs, especially orally

Usage: The man charged with murder popped a valium to calm his nerves

Similar words: inject

Definition: take by injection

Usage: inject heroin

Synonyms: toss off, down, drink down, belt down, bolt down, pop, pour down, kill

Definition: drink down entirely

Usage: He downed three martinis before dinner; She killed a bottle of brandy that night; They popped a few beer after work

Similar words: imbibe, drink

Definition: take in liquids

Usage: The patient must drink several liters each day; The children like to drink soda

Synonyms: pop

Definition: hit or strike

Usage: He popped me on the head

Similar words: hit

Definition: deal a blow to, either with the hand or with an instrument

Usage: He hit her hard in the face

Synonyms: pop

Definition: hit a pop-fly

Usage: He popped out to shortstop

Similar words: hit

Definition: cause to move by striking

Usage: hit a ball

Synonyms: pop

Definition: release suddenly

Usage: pop the clutch

Similar words: let go, let go of, release, relinquish

Definition: release, as from one's grip

Usage: Let go of the door handle, please!; relinquish your grip on the rope--you won't fall

Synonyms: pop

Definition: put or thrust suddenly and forcefully

Usage: pop the pizza into the microwave oven; He popped the petit-four into his mouth

Similar words: throw, thrust

Definition: place or put with great energy

Usage: She threw the blanket around the child; thrust the money in the hands of the beggar

Synonyms: pop, pop out, protrude, start, bug out, bulge, bulge out, come out

Definition: bulge outward

Usage: His eyes popped

Similar words: deform, change form, change shape

Definition: assume a different shape or form

Synonyms: crop up, pop, pop up

Definition: appear suddenly or unexpectedly

Usage: The farm popped into view as we turned the corner; He suddenly popped up out of nowhere

Similar words: appear

Definition: come into sight or view

Usage: He suddenly appeared at the wedding; A new star appeared on the horizon

Synonyms: pop

Definition: make a sharp explosive noise

Usage: The cork of the champagne bottle popped

Similar words: sound, go

Definition: make a certain noise or sound

Usage: She went `Mmmmm'; The gun went `bang'

Synonyms: pop

Definition: cause to make a sharp explosive sound

Usage: He popped the champagne bottle

Similar words: sound

Definition: cause to sound

Usage: sound the bell; sound a certain note

Synonyms for (adj) pop

Synonyms: pop, popular

Definition: (of music or art) new and of general appeal (especially among young people)

Similar words: nonclassical

Definition: not classical

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