noun Etymology: back-formation from blooper Date: 1947 blooper 1a • bloop transitive verb

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  • Bloop — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda El Bloop es el nombre que se le da un tipo de sonido submarino de ultra baja frecuencia detectado únicamente varias veces a lo largo del verano de 1997 por el NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) de …   Wikipedia Español

  • bloop — (n.) 1931, from bloop (v.), 1926, a word from the early days of radio (see BLOOPER (Cf. blooper)). Related: Blooped; blooping …   Etymology dictionary

  • bloop — bloop·er; bloop; …   English syllables

  • bloop — ☆ bloop [blo͞op ] vt. Baseball Slang 1. to hit (a pitched ball) as a blooper 2. to get (a hit) in this way …   English World dictionary

  • Bloop — The Bloop is the name given to an ultra low frequency underwater sound detected by the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration several times during the summer of 1997. The source of the sound remains unknown.AnalysisThe sound, traced …   Wikipedia

  • Bloop — 50° 00′ S 100° 00′ W / 50, 100 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bloop — Координаты: 50°00′00″ ю. ш. 100°00′00″ з. д. / 50° ю. ш. 100° з. д. (G) …   Википедия

  • Bloop — Ein Spektrogramm des Bloop Geräuschs Aufnahme des Bloop von der NOAA, mit 16 facher Geschwindigkeit abgespielt Als Bloop wurde ein Geräusch benannt, das im Sommer 1997 mehrfach durch …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • bloop — I. ˈblüp verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Etymology: imitative intransitive verb : to make a howling noise : operate a radio receiving set that makes such a noise see blooper 1 transitive verb …   Useful english dictionary

  • bloop — /bloohp/, Informal. v.t. 1. to ruin; botch: to bloop an easy catch. 2. to hit a blooper in baseball. n. 3. a clumsy mistake. 4. blooper (def. 3). [1925 30; earlier, a high pitched sound produced by interference in a radio signal; expressive… …   Universalium

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