Idioms about hop
Origin of hop1
OTHER WORDS FROM hophop·ping·ly, adverb
Words nearby hop
Other definitions for hop (2 of 2)
- to excite; make enthusiastic: They hopped the crowd up with fiery speeches.
- to add to the power of: The kids hopped up the motor of their jalopy.
- to stimulate by narcotics.
Origin of hop2
How to use hop in a sentence
Almost all of the nation’s beer hops—and roughly 40 percent of all hops in the world—are grown by about 75 farms in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho, many of them owned by families who have farmed hops for four or five generations.
Although many people like hops in beer, the team said, growing actual hops requires enormous amounts of water and energy, which makes the taste highly variable between crops.How Machine Learning Made Hops-Free Hoppy Beer (and Other SynBio Wonders) Possible|Shelly Fan|October 6, 2020|Singularity Hub
Even though we wanted to go to the sock hop and party and do all those things and go to the circus like any other kid, we were exposed to other things.
At each location, the team measured the concentrations of four aroma glycosides in each hop cultivar.
Breeding hop varieties to have lower concentrations could diminish the “beer creep” problem faced by large-volume craft brewers who distribute their beer over long distances.
“I think the types of stories we do are very similar to what happened with hip-hop,” says Jones.‘Black Dynamite’ Presents Police Brutality: The Musical|Stereo Williams|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
So here I am in my requisite Lululemon pants, grunting along to an old hip-hop song at a most ungodly hour.How Taryn Toomey’s ‘The Class’ Became New York’s Latest Fitness Craze|Lizzie Crocker|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
This was a guy from the hip-hop generation and with a perspective that was inextricably linked to that generation.Remembering ESPN’s Sly, Cocky, and Cool Anchor Stuart Scott|Stereo Williams|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
I asked her how her trainers, born and raised in Iran, have learned how to teach hip-hop.
She attends hip-hop and belly dance classes (known as Arabic dance in Iran) just to shine more at parties.
What more could one desire of him, I pray, Than just to hop around and stand for K?
The Kangaroo can hop and hop and hop; Somehow he never seems to want to stop.
He skirted the place with a quick goosey hop, stumbled a little and felt panic, but made it all right to the office.We're Friends, Now|Henry Hasse
Jehosophat wished he were as small as Hop-o'-my-Thumb, so that he could creep through the keyhole and never be seen at all.Seven O'Clock Stories|Robert Gordon Anderson
The first hop took it to the top of the pew; the second perched it on the shoulder of the stoutest lady.Eric, or Little by Little|Frederic W. Farrar
British Dictionary definitions for hop (1 of 2)
- active or busy
- British unawares or unpreparedthe new ruling caught me on the hop
Word Origin for hop
British Dictionary definitions for hop (2 of 2)
Word Origin for hop
Other Idioms and Phrases with hop
In addition to the idioms beginning with hope
- hope against hope
- hope springs eternal
- hop to it
- hop up
- mad as a hornet (hops)