intransitive verb Date: 1944 to travel from island to island in a chain

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  • island-hop — UK / US verb [intransitive] Word forms island hop : present tense I/you/we/they island hop he/she/it island hops present participle island hopping past tense island hopped past participle island hopped tourism informal to travel from island to… …   English dictionary

  • island-hop — /uy leuhnd hop /, v.i., island hopped, island hopping. to travel from island to island, esp. to visit a series of islands in the same chain or area. [1940 45] * * * …   Universalium

  • island-hop — ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ intransitive verb : to go from island to island our island hopping, creek exploring houseboat life A.W.Baum especially : to seize island after island in a military offensive instead of island hopping, he suggested that we should… …   Useful english dictionary

  • island hop — verb travel from one island to the next on the cruise, we did some island hopping • Hypernyms: ↑travel, ↑go, ↑move, ↑locomote • Verb Frames: Somebody s …   Useful english dictionary

  • island-hop — verb to travel to numerous islands in a short period of time …   Wiktionary

  • Hóp — Hop ist ein Begriff aus der Netzwerktechnologie, siehe Hop (Netzwerktechnologie) ein belgischer Film (2003) von Dominique Standaert über einen afrikanischen Jungen, der mit seinem Vater illegal in Belgien lebt, siehe Hop (Film) ein See bzw. ein… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • island-hopping — see under ↑hop1 • • • Main Entry: ↑island * * * island hopping noun [uncountable] Thesaurus: journeyshyponym parts of a journeym …   Useful english dictionary

  • hop — hop1 hoppingly, adv. /hop/, v., hopped, hopping, n. v.i. 1. to make a short, bouncing leap; move by leaping with all feet off the ground. 2. to spring or leap on one foot. 3. Informal. to make a short, quick trip, esp. in an airplane: He hopped… …   Universalium

  • island-hopping — See: island hop …   English dictionary

  • Island Urban Music — est une sous division du label Island Records créée en 2007 par L.A. Reid. Jermaine Dupri en est actuellement le président. Comme son nom l indique, tous les artistes signés sur ce label sont à vocation « urbaine », donc hip hop, soul… …   Wikipédia en Français

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