Popping Pop"ping, a. & n. from {Pop}. [1913 Webster]

{Popping crease}. (Cricket) See under {Crease}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Popping — is a funk dance and street dance style based on the technique of quickly contracting and relaxing muscles to cause a jerk in the dancer s body, referred to as a pop or a hit . This is done continuously to the rhythm of a song in combination with… …   Wikipedia

  • Popping — Le Popping est une danse popularisée par les Electric Boogaloos dont le principe de base est la contraction et la décontraction des muscles en rythme. Le beat transpire à travers les contractions appliquées par le danseur à des moments bien… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Popping — Poppingtänzer Stefan Bootin The …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Popping — Pop Pop, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Popped} (p[o^]pt); p. pr. & vb. n. {Popping}.] 1. To make a pop, or sharp, quick sound; as, the muskets popped away on all sides. [1913 Webster] 2. To enter, or issue forth, with a quick, sudden movement; to move… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • popping — in. happening. □ Is anything popping around here? D Things are always popping at the gym …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • Popping — Recorded as Pape and the diminutives Papen, Pappen, Pappin, Pappon, Papon, Poppin, Popping, and others, this is an English surname. In medieval times and before the Church of England and the Church of Rome parted company when Henry V111th wanted… …   Surnames reference

  • popping — pop·ping (pŏpʹĭng) n. A style of dancing that incorporates the rhythmic contraction of the dancer s muscles and pantomimed movements, usually to funk or hip hop music. * * * …   Universalium

  • popping — noun A funk dance …   Wiktionary

  • popping — Synonyms and related words: banging, blasting, bursting, busy, cracking, crashing, exploding, explosive, flapping, fussy, hopping, humming, hustling, knocking, lively, rapping, slapping, slatting, tapping …   Moby Thesaurus

  • popping — pÉ‘p /pÉ’p adj. of popular culture, designed for the general population; trendy, fashionable; unexpected, surprise n. sound of an explosion; carbonated drink; dad, father (Informal) v. make a shattering sound; explode with a loud bang (like a… …   English contemporary dictionary

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