Last modified on 28 July 2014, at 12:33

pops

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From papa 'dad'

NounEdit

pops

  1. (informal, usually as a form of address) Father, dad.
    Hey, pops, I'm home.
  2. (informal, usually as a form of address) By extension, another man old enough to be the speaker's father.
Usage notesEdit

Unless the person addressed this way is very close, this can be very disrespectful and belittling.

Etymology 2Edit

onomatopoeia

NounEdit

pops

  1. plural form of pop (the sound and related meanings)

VerbEdit

pops

  1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of pop

FrenchEdit

AdjectiveEdit

pops

  1. masculine plural form of pop