bop
bop op n. an early form of modern jazz (originating around 1940).

Syn: bebop. [WordNet 1.5]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • bop — bop …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • Bop — or bop may refer to:* bop, a smack, strike, or punch * bop, shortened form of Bebop, an early modern jazz developed in the 1940s **hard bop, a style of jazz music that is extension of bebop (or bop ) music * bop, organised party or club night at… …   Wikipedia

  • bop — s.n. Stil de jaz american, caracterizat prin folosirea armoniilor cromatice şi disonante. [var. be bop s.n. / < americ. be bop]. Trimis de LauraGellner, 08.02.2009. Sursa: DN  BOP/BE BÓP s. n. stil în jaz caracterizat prin folosirea… …   Dicționar Român

  • bop — bòp s.m.inv. TS mus. → be bop {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1955. ETIMO: dall ingl. bop, accorc. di be bop …   Dizionario italiano

  • bop — bȍp m DEFINICIJA glazb. vrsta jazza, usp. bebop ETIMOLOGIJA amer.engl. bop …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • bop — Ⅰ. bop [1] informal ► NOUN chiefly Brit. 1) a dance to pop music. 2) a social occasion with dancing. ► VERB (bopped, bopping) ▪ dance to pop music. DERIVATIVES …   English terms dictionary

  • BOP — Bureau of Prisons Short Dictionary of (mostly American) Legal Terms and Abbreviations …   Law dictionary

  • Bop — der; [s], s: Kurzform von ↑Bebop …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • bop — 1948, shortening of BEBOP (Cf. bebop); it soon came to mean any sort of dancing to pop music (1956) …   Etymology dictionary

  • bop — sb., pen (en jazzstil) …   Dansk ordbog

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