- a mixture of nuts, raisins, dried fruits, seeds, or the like eaten as a high-energy snack, as by hikers and climbers.
Origin of gorp
First recorded in 1955–60; perhaps alteration of glop
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Examples from the Web for gorp
Dane counted seven gorp bodies—which did not include the prisoner ashore.
But they were not yet satisfied with Groft and his gorp slayers.
Now even the gorp had ceased its wild struggles and hung limp in its bonds.
But he held no weapon and beneath the surface of the water a gorp lurked.
And now, following custom, he was inviting the friends and sometimes allies of the dead Paft to a gorp hunt.