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dol·lop / ˈdäləp/ • n. inf. a shapeless mass or blob of something, esp. soft food: great dollops of cream | fig. a dollop of romance here and there. • v. (-loped, -lop·ing) [tr.] add (a shapeless mass or blob of something) casually and without measuring: Chekov stopped him from dolloping sugar into his coffee.

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dollop

dollop †tuft, clump XVI; shapeless lump XIX. perh. of Scand. orig. (cf. Norw. dial. dolp lump).

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Dollop

Dollop

a clump of grass or weed, 1573; a large quantity, 1812.

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dollop

dollop •ketchup •callop, escallop, escalope, gallop, galop, Salop, shallop •develop, envelop •collop, dollop, gollop, lollop, scallop, scollop, trollop, Trollope, wallop •codswallop • Stanhope • larrup •satrap • caltrop •stirrup, syrup (US sirup) •Europearchbishop, bishop •tittup

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