|Origin:||From the sound of hitting.|
bop1 past tense and past participle bopped, present participle bopping informal
to hit someone, especially gently:
Tom bopped him on the nose.
to dance to popular music:
kids happily bopping on the dance floor
3 informal [intransitive always + adverb/preposition]
to go somewhere or to several different places, especially to enjoy yourself:
We spent the afternoon just bopping around town.