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When he was governor of New Jersey, Chris Christie plopped himself on a beach that was closed to his constituents because of a state government shutdown.

Say your habit is to plop down on your sofa post-run and watch Netflix with a few IPAs.

I dump a portion of the soaked mixture into a small pot with a satisfying plop.

From Eater

The entire contraption—think two oil tanks, closely snuggled together but separated by the odor-sensing membrane—was then plopped onto a chip.

Most lunch breaks I return from a run or bike ride and plop one in some water.

He sat down, smiled, and surprised the group by plopping two packs of Winston Reds on the table and lighting a cigarette.

Quite a good lot of bullets were plopping into the water, so the Commodore ordered the Colne to lie further out.

The old crone puffed up again at this unexpected flare, and went out of the room, plopping her feet on floor and mumbling.

He could hardly control his fingers as the tapes with possible references began plopping down into the slots.

This is boiling and plopping (I coin this word) like mush in huge pots, or thick soap in mighty caldrons.


On this page you'll find 27 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to plopping, such as: plunk, flutter, totter, flag, teeter, and dangle.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.