Definitions

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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of pop.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The phrase popped up in some magazines but was apparently not a topic of strong interest.

    Old Enough to Know Better

  • The name popped into my head with a brief glimpse of her instead of a full dossier.

    Crossed

  • The word popped out before Evalle could clamp her lips shut.

    Blood Trinity

  • The word popped out of her mouth, blank and stunned.

    The Demons Covenant

  • Isobel stared down at the caller ID screen until a name popped up on the display.

    Nevermore

  • Your name popped up when I just happened to be trolling Twitter looking for new vic—um… friends.

    The Devil Wears Plaid

  • Your name popped up when I just happened to be trolling Twitter looking for new vic—um…friends.

    Goodnight Tweetheart

  • As Tally focused on each blob in turn, a name popped up beside it.

    Scott Westerfeld: Uglies Quartet

  • And the name popped into my head, almost as if it had been waiting there all along.

    Wild Orchid

  • The term popped up several times, the other night, during the Democratic debate.

    CNN Transcript Jan 23, 2008

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