HyperDic: lop

English > 2 senses of the word lop:
VERBcontactlop, discerp, severcut off from a whole
contactlop, snip, clip, crop, trim, dress, prune, cut backcultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of
lop > pronunciation
Soundslaa'p
RhymesAesop ... workshop: 48 rhymes with aap...
English > lop: 2 senses > verb 1, contact
Meaningcut off from a whole.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Synonymsdiscerp, sever
Broadercutseparate with or as if with an instrument
Similar tosever, break upset or keep apart
Spanishcortar, podar, romper, separar
Catalanesporgar, podar
Nounsloppera long-handled pruning saw with a curved blade at the end and sometimes a clipper
English > lop: 2 senses > verb 2, contact
Meaningcultivate, tend, and cut back the growth of.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
ModelThey lop the trees
Synonymssnip, clip, crop, trim, dress, prune, cut back
Narrowerdisbudthin out buds to improve the quality of the remaining flowers
poll, pollardconvert into a pollard
shearcut with shears
top, pinchcut the top off
Broaderthin outmake sparse
Spanishpodar
Catalanesporgar, podar
Nounsloppera long-handled pruning saw with a curved blade at the end and sometimes a clipper

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