popped

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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 [gcide]:

Pop \Pop\, verb (used without an object) [imp. & p. p. {Popped} (p[o^]pt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Popping}.]

1. To make a pop, or sharp, quick sound; as, the muskets popped away on all sides.

2. To enter, or issue forth, with a quick, sudden movement; to move from place to place suddenly; to dart; -- with in, out, upon, off, etc.

He that killed my king . . . Popp'd in between the election and my hopes. --Shak.

A trick of popping up and down every moment. --Swift.

3. To burst open with a pop, when heated over a fire; as, this corn pops well.


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