joypop

[ joi-pop ]
/ ˈdʒɔɪˌpɒp /

verb (used without object), joy·popped, joy·pop·ping.

Slang. to take a narcotic drug occasionally, but without being an addict.

Nearby words

  1. joyner-kersee,
  2. joyner-kersee, jackie,
  3. joyous,
  4. joyously,
  5. joypad,
  6. joyride,
  7. joyrider,
  8. joyriding,
  9. joystick,
  10. jozi

Origin of joypop

An Americanism dating back to 1950–55; joy + pop1

Related formsjoy·pop·per, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for joypop

joypop

/ (ˈdʒɔɪˌpɒp) /

verb -pops, -popping or -popped

(intr) slang to take addictive drugs occasionally without becoming addicted
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