verb (used without object), plopped, plop·ping.
verb (used with object), plopped, plop·ping.
Origin of plop
Related Words for ploppedplunk, flutter, totter, flag, teeter, dangle, topple, flap, jerk, tumble, hang, sag, drop, slump, lop, wave, flounder, stagger, droop, toss
Examples from the Web for plopped
Contemporary Examples of plopped
Then he crunched the page, plopped it into an ashtray, lit a cigarette, and immolated the paper with the same match.The Kaffeehaus Canon
December 31, 2010
Historical Examples of plopped
Then like a mass of jelly out of its mould I plopped onto my chair.It Happened in Egypt
C. N. Williamson
The Prime Minister managed to get one and plopped into it heavily.Secret Armies
John L. Spivak
The fire yawned audibly, and plopped a coal into the stillness.Twos and Threes
G. B. Stern
Carefully, Shandor plopped the receiver down on its hook, his hands like ice.Bear Trap
Alan Edward Nourse
All plopped down on the great sofa in the big salon, like a row of dolls.The Visits of Elizabeth
verb plops, plopping or plopped
Word Origin for plop
1821, imitative of the sound of a smooth object dropping into water. Related: Plopped; plopping. Thackary (mid-19c.) used plap (v.). As a noun from 1833.