dollop

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Of uncertain origin. Compare dialectal Norwegian dolp (lump).

NounEdit

dollop (plural dollops)

  1. a lump, scoop or considerable quantity of something.

TranslationsEdit

VerbEdit

dollop (third-person singular simple present dollops, present participle dolloping, simple past and past participle dolloped)

  1. (transitive) To apply haphazardly in generous lumps or scoops.
    She dolloped a generous quantity of mustard on her hot dog.
  2. (intransitive) To drip in a viscous form
    • 2006, John Patrick, Secret Passions
      The guard bounced his cock up, and the cock-snot dolloped onto the floor. Without instruction, Mark lowered his head beneath the towering statue and licked the creamy blob of lubrication up.
Last modified on 10 February 2014, at 07:12