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Noun

Singular
hop

Plural
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  1. a short jump, a short journey
  2. a dance
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Verb

Infinitive
to hop

Third person singular
hop

Simple past
ing

Past participle
-

Present participle
p

to hop (third-person singular simple present hop, present participle p, simple past and past participle ing)
  1. (intransitive) To jump a short distance.
  2. (transitive) To suddenly take a mode of transportation that one does not drive oneself.
    I hopped a plane over here as soon as I heard the news.
Synonyms

(jump a short distance): jump, leap

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Noun

Singular
hop

Plural
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  1. the plant (Humulus lupulus) from whose flowers, beer or ale is brewed
  2. (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) the flowers of the hop plant, dried and used to brew beer etc.
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Noun

Singular
hop

Plural
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  1. a narcotic drug, usually opium

Danish

Noun

hop et hop, hoppet a jump, the jump

  1. jump

French

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Interjection

hop !

  1. Voila!, hey presto!

Swedish

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Noun

hop c. hop

  1. heap, collection; a whole bunch

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