glop
noun Etymology: origin unknown Date: circa 1944 1. a thick semiliquid substance (as food) that is usually unattractive in appearance 2. tasteless or worthless material • gloppy adjective

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  • glop — [glɔp US gla:p] n AmE gloop [glu:p] BrE [U] [Date: 1900 2000; Origin: Probably from the sound it makes] informal a thick soft wet mass of something >gloppy adj …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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  • glop — 1943, imitative of the sound of something viscous and unappetizing hitting a dinner plate …   Etymology dictionary

  • glop — ☆ glop [gläp ] n. [< ? GL(UE) + (SL)OP] Informal any soft, gluey substance, thick liquid, etc. gloppy adj …   English World dictionary

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