sop NOUN 1) a thing given or done to appease or bribe someone. 2) a piece of bread dipped in gravy, soup, or sauce.
VERB (sopped, sopping) (sop up) soak up (liquid).
ORIGIN Old English.

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  • Sop — Sop, n. [OE. sop, soppe; akin to AS. s?pan to sup, to sip, to drink, D. sop sop, G. suppe soup, Icel. soppa sop. See {Sup}, v. t., and cf. {Soup}.] 1. Anything steeped, or dipped and softened, in any liquid; especially, something dipped in broth… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • SOP — steht in der Wirtschaft für: „Start of Production“ Standardarbeitsanweisung („Standard Operating Procedure“, seltener auch „Standard Operation Procedure“), gebräuchlich in der pharmazeutischen Industrie den nach diesem Begriff benannten Film von… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • SoP — steht in der Wirtschaft für: Start of Production Standardarbeitsanweisung (Standard Operating Procedure, seltener auch Standard Operation Procedure) den Film Standard Operating Procedure von Errol Morris Service Offering Portfolio Statement of… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • sop — /sop/, n., v., sopped, sopping. n. 1. a piece of solid food, as bread, for dipping in liquid food. 2. anything thoroughly soaked. 3. something given to pacify or quiet, or as a bribe: The political boss gave him some cash as a sop. 4. a weak… …   Universalium

  • şop — s. v. şopron, umbrar. Trimis de siveco, 09.10.2008. Sursa: Sinonime  şop2, şopuri, s.n. (reg.) 1. şopron. 2. podul şurii unde se păstrează fânul. 3. umbrar. Trimis de claudia, 09.10.2008. Sursa: DAR  şop1, şopi, s.m. (reg …   Dicționar Român

  • SOP — HUMAN RESOURCES written abbreviation for standard operating procedure * * * SOP UK US noun [C or U] ► HR, WORKPLACE, MANAGEMENT ABBREVIATION for STANDARD OPERATING PROCEDURE(Cf. ↑ …   Financial and business terms

  • sop|py — «SOP ee», adjective, pi|er, pi|est. 1. soaked; very wet: »soppy ground, soppy weather. 2. Informal, Figurative. full of insincere sentiment. –sop´pi|ness, noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sop — Sop, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Sopped}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Sopping}.] To steep or dip in any liquid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sop — (n.) O.E. sopp bread soaked in some liquid, (in soppcuppe cup into which sops are put ), from P.Gmc. *suppo, related to O.E. verb suppan (see SUP (Cf. sup) (2)), probably reinforced by O.Fr. soupe (see SOUP (Cf. soup) (n.)). Meaning something… …   Etymology dictionary

  • sop — sȍp m <N mn ovi> DEFINICIJA etnol. glazb. 1. v. sopile 2. sviranje u sopile [škola za sop iz Vrbnika] ONOMASTIKA pr. (prema zanimanju): Sȍpčić (Ozalj, Pokuplje, Zagreb), Sòpek (130, Krapina, I Slavonija, Ogulin), Sópić (300, Novi Marof,… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

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