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YOP

n acronym for (formerly, in Britain)
    1. Youth Opportunities Programme
    2. (as modifier)a YOP scheme
  1. Also called: yopper informal a young person employed through this government programme
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Historical Examples

  • Yop, I said; jiminy, you cant stop thinking about it, can you?

    Roy Blakeley's Silver Fox Patrol

    Percy Keese Fitzhugh

  • Yop is looking at us; had we not better go up at once and speak to them?

    The Chainbearer

    J. Fenimore Cooper

  • I have even heard that he and Yop have actually contemplated taking the field against them.

    The Chainbearer

    J. Fenimore Cooper

  • Why not go at once to the wigwam of Susquesus, and get out of him and Yop the history of the state of things.

    The Chainbearer

    J. Fenimore Cooper

  • "Anybody can see you no Yorker, by dat werry speech," answered Yop, not at all mollified by such a question.

    The Chainbearer

    J. Fenimore Cooper