• Link Centre - Search Engine and Internet Directory

Dictionary definition for: Hop

1. (n) the act of hopping; jumping upward or forward (especially on one foot)

2. (v) jump lightly

3. (n) twining perennials having cordate leaves and flowers arranged in conelike spikes; the dried flowers of this plant are used in brewing to add the characteristic bitter taste to beer

4. (v) move quickly from one place to another

5. (n) an informal dance where popular music is played

6. (v) informal: travel by means of an aircraft, bus, etc.; "She hopped a train to Chicago" "He hopped rides all over the country"

7. (v) make a quick trip especially by air; "Hop the Pacific Ocean"

8. (v) jump across; "He hopped the bush"

9. (v) make a jump forward or upward

WordNet 2.1 Copyright Princeton University. All rights reserved.