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pop off

  

      vb   intr, adv  
Informal  
1    to depart suddenly or unexpectedly  
2    to die, esp. suddenly or unexpectedly  
he popped off at the age of sixty     
3    to speak out angrily or indiscreetly  
he popped off at his boss and got fired     
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pop          [1]  
      vb   , pops, popping, popped  
1    to make or cause to make a light sharp explosive sound  
2    to burst open or cause to burst open with such a sound  
3    intr; often foll by: in, out, etc.  
Informal   to come (to) or go (from) rapidly or suddenly; to pay a brief or unexpected visit (to)  
4    intr   (esp. of the eyes) to protrude  
her eyes popped with amazement     
5    to shoot or fire at (a target) with a firearm  
6    tr   to place or put with a sudden movement  
she popped some tablets into her mouth     
7    tr  
Informal   to pawn  
he popped his watch yesterday     
8    tr  
Slang   to take (a drug) in pill form or as an injection  
pill popping     
9    pop one's clogs      See       clog       9  
10    pop the question  
Informal   to propose marriage  
      n  
11    a light sharp explosive sound; crack  
12    Informal   a flavoured nonalcoholic carbonated beverage  
      adv  
13    with a popping sound  
      interj  
14    an exclamation denoting a sharp explosive sound,   (See also)        pop off       pop-up  
     (C14: of imitative origin)  

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pop

  

      vb  
1    bang, burst, crack, explode, go off, report, snap  
2      (often with)       in, out, etc.     (informal)   appear, call, come or go suddenly, drop in     (informal)   leave quickly, nip in     (Brit. informal)   nip out     (Brit. informal)   visit  
3      (especially of eyes)   bulge, protrude, stick out  
4    insert, push, put, shove, slip, stick, thrust, tuck  
      n  
5    bang, burst, crack, explosion, noise, report  
6      (informal)   fizzy drink, ginger     (Scot.)   lemonade, soda water, soft drink  

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See also:

pop, pop, POP, pop art

! pop off exp.
telling someone to fight you."do sth !"
[Slang]

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Collaborative Dictionary     English Definition
exp.
yell at someone; attack someone verbally or physically
[Slang];[UK]
v.
wave hand as a sign of rejection, disapproval or lack of interest
v.
to depend on something or on someone to cover the basic expenses
E.g.: He lived off the money he inherited from his father while he had been working as a volunteer.
exp.
expression meaning that a situation is no longer certain or predictable and that anything can happen
originating from horse racing where "all bets are off" indicated that bets already made were null due to various unpredicted factors
exp.
live without being connected to one of more public utilities (such as water, electric power)
exp.
laughing my fucking ass off
[Slang];[Arg.]
exp.
mislead someone; deliberately provide wrong information to forbid someone from knowing the truth
E.g.: They are no longer in town, but hey left their car in front of the house just to put everybody off the scent.
exp.
get well with someone from the very beginning of the relationship
used when referring to romantic relationship, but also in a larger meaning: He hit it off with his teacher; he will continue taking classes with her.
id.
to attempt or take on a task that is way to big and beyond one's capability
I wonder if that craftsman will be able to fulfil the three commitments he took on at the same time; in my opinion he bites off more than he can chew!
n.
An abbreviation of the word 'relationship.' The word describes fans' approval of fictional or desired romances between characters or pop culture figures.
Example: I totally ship Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber.
v.
make an obscene and offensive gesture at someone by closing one's fist and extending one's middle finger upwards, interpreted as"Sod off!"; [US] flip (sb) off / flip (sb) the bird
Ex.: he has an unfortunate tendency and somewhat dangerous habit of giving the finger to motorists who cut in front of him.
exp.
go away idiot, fool ; leave me alone idiot, fool ; fuck you idiot, fool ; fuck off idiot, fool.
[Slang];[Vulg.]
v.
talk incessantly ; be very talkative/voluble ; be a chatterbox
[UK] [informal] Ex: When it comes to Pink Floyd, his all-time favorite band, he can talk the hind legs off a donkey!
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