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glop

[glop]
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noun Informal.
  1. unappetizing food, especially of a semiliquid consistency.
  2. any messy substance, especially of a semiliquid consistency.
  3. sentimentality; mawkishness.
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Origin of glop

First recorded in 1940–45; expressive word akin to goop2 gulp
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Word Origin and History for glop

n.

1943, imitative of the sound of something viscous and unappetizing hitting a dinner plate.

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