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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PLOPPING

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

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

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

WORD ORIGIN

1821, imitative of the sound of a smooth object dropping into water. Related: Plopped; plopping. Thackary (mid-19c.) used plap (v.). As a noun from 1833.

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