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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

NounEdit

props

  1. plural of prop
  2. (obsolete) A game of chance using four seashells (each called a prop).

VerbEdit

props

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

Etymology 2Edit

From proper, as in "proper respect" or "proper recognition".

NounEdit

props pl (plural only)

  1. (slang) respect for, or recognition of, another person; an expression of approval or a special acknowledgment; accolades; praise.
    I've got to give props to Roger for the way he handled that situation.
    • Barack Obama (speaking at Google)
      I also want to acknowledge state senator Elaine Alquist who is here... I always want to give her her props.