Definition of 'hop'
Example sentences containing 'hop'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
So hop on board as nautical is a trend to get tied up in. The Sun (2017)I hoped she was going to hop on board my bus. Times, Sunday Times (2016)As well as a large pool area and spa, there are three golf courses a short hop from the hotel. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I settled for a short hop across the Channel on a work assignment. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I was hopping out of bed on Sunday and walking about. Times, Sunday Times (2016)A night on the town fuses American hip hop with extraordinarily loud reggae and Jamaican dancehall. The Sun (2016)He hopes it may establish hip hop as a genre for musical theatre. Times, Sunday Times (2014)We can hop on a bus or train to avoid getting soaked. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The older one hops on the bed while the younger takes a chair. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He stands patiently in the queue before hopping on board and taking his favourite back seat spot. The Sun (2009)Then step your right foot forward as your left foot hops back further. The Sun (2009)The hopping contest along a chalk grid pipped hide and seek and skipping. The Sun (2009)Stand on one leg and hop over an imaginary straight line ten times. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Try planning meals in advance and hopping off the bus a stop early to get more active. The Sun (2015)But come bedtime he hopped into her bed. The Sun (2014)There is little more satisfying in life than getting off a plane and hopping straight onto a boat. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Passengers will soon be able to use their mobile phones to buy a ticket as they hop on board the train. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Yesterday morning we hopped by plane to Athens. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The other great thing about this car is that it's perfect for short hops in the city. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Since this was his desired destination, he boarded the plane and settled in for the quick hop north. Christianity Today (2000)A totally exotic weekend and it's only a short hop away. Times, Sunday Times (2009)He was in to hip hop music and moved from job to job but I had no reason to suspect he would vanish with my daughter. The Sun (2013)The river slaps the embankment as you tiptoe between swaying tomato plants, through an impressive herb garden, past an infant hop plant and a potted olive tree. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Trends of 'hop'
In Common Usage. hop is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Definition of hop from the Collins English Dictionary
5 unusual words & phrases to upgrade your World Cup 2018 banter
Impress your friends, family and colleagues with this unusual collection of football lingo.
Audrey Brow, Unicorn Farts & Space Grease: June’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this June with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.