Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)
result(s) from the 1913
Pop (?), n. [Of imitative origin. Cf. Poop.]
1. A small, sharp, quick explosive sound or report; as, to go off with a pop.
2. An unintoxicating beverage which expels the cork with a pop from the bottle containing it; as, ginger pop; lemon pop, etc.
3. (Zoöl.) The European redwing. [Prov. Eng.]
Pop corn. (a) Corn, or maize, of peculiar excellence for popping; especially, a kind the grains of which are small and compact. (b) Popped corn; which has been popped.
Pop, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Popped (?); p. pr. & vb. n. Popping.]
1. To make a pop, or sharp, quick sound; as, the muskets popped away on all sides.
2. To enter, or issue forth, with a quick, sudden movement; to move from place to place suddenly; to dart; -- with in, out, upon, off, etc.
He that killed my king . . .
Popp'd in between the election and my hopes.
A trick of popping up and down every moment.
3. To burst open with a pop, when heated over a fire; as, this corn pops well.
Pop, v. t.
1. To thrust or push suddenly; to offer suddenly; to bring suddenly and unexpectedly to notice; as, to pop one's head in at the door.
He popped a paper into his hand.
2. To cause to pop; to cause to burst open by heat, as grains of Indian corn; as, to pop corn or chestnuts.
To pop off, to thrust away, or put off promptly; as, to pop one off with a denial. Locke. -- To pop the question, to make an offer of marriage to a lady. [Colloq.] Dickens.
Pop (?), adv. Like a pop; suddenly; unexpectedly. Pop goes his plate."
Beau. & Fl.
result(s) from the 1828
POP, n. A small smart quick sound or report.
POP, v.i. To enter or issue forth with a quick, sudden motion. I startled at his popping upon me unexpectedly.1. To dart; to start from place to place suddenly.
POP, v.t. To thrust or push suddenly with a quick motion. He popp''d a paper into his hand.Did''st thou never pop Thy head into a tinman''s shop?
To pop off, to thrust away; to shift off.
POP, adv. Suddenly; with sudden entrance or appearance.