from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Father, dad.
- n. By extension, another man old enough to be the speaker's father.
- n. Plural form of pop. (the sound and related meanings)
- v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of pop.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as pop-dock.
"I'll be honest with you, I never really liked the term 'pops,'" said Steven Reineke , who has served as conductor and artistic director of the New York Pops for the last three years.
Members of Congress can also use taxpayer funds to make sure their name pops up when someone does a Google search.
If the employer you applied with does a background check that includes lawsuits and your name pops up as a plaintiff against your former employer, the potential employer can turn you down.
So I can see where confusion over the term pops in.
Every morning I get up, a word pops into my head, usually just before breakfast.
And then sometimes, the title pops up as I'm writing the book.
The city coordinates with us anytime his name pops up.
His name pops up around every corner here: the Eastman School of Music, the Eastman Dental Center, Durand-Eastman Park.
The phrase pops up in all sorts of news releases and budget plan crafted by Ryan.
And you never know, if your name pops up at the right time, you might get that chance of playing Test cricket for