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bop

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Dance
bopbop1 /bɒp $ bɑːp/ verb (bopped, bopping) informal  1 [transitive]HIT to hit someone, especially gently Tom bopped him on the nose.2 [intransitive]APD to dance to popular music kids happily bopping on the dance floor3 [intransitive always + adverb/preposition] informal to go somewhere or to several different places, especially to enjoy yourself We spent the afternoon just bopping around town.
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Examples from the Corpus
bopWe were bopping around town, doing some shopping.I just bopped her on the head with the handbag.Well, if you can spare ten minutes, I thought I would bop over and bring you a coffee.Three o'clock in the morning, bopping through a weird limb-jerking dance routine, and she looks like a child at playschool.Go forth and bop till you drop.
Related topics: Dance, Leisure
bopbop2 noun  1 x-ref[uncountable] another word for bebop2 [countable] a gentle hit a bop on the head3 APDDL[singular] British English informal a dance
Examples from the Corpus
bopNext year, he's hoping his idea for a bop of the hops will strike a better note with the council.Three thousand miles away, his previous associates were developing hard bop, primarily on the Blue Note label.Hard bop was heavy music, difficult to resign to the background.Ambrosetti is a brilliantly assured player in the neo bop mould.Chrissie knew who he was because she had a real background in screaming teeny bop stuff.
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Verb table
bop
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theybop
he, she, itbops
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theybopped
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave bopped
he, she, ithas bopped
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad bopped
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill bop
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have bopped
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam bopping
he, she, itis bopping
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you, we, theyare bopping
Past
I, he, she, itwas bopping
you, we, theywere bopping
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been bopping
he, she, ithas been bopping
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been bopping
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be bopping
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been bopping
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