Definition of lop:
- A flea.
- Hanging down; as, lop ears; - used also in compound adjectives; as, lopeared; lopsided.
- That which is lopped from anything, as branches from a tree.
- To cut off as the top or extreme part of anything; to sho - by cutting off the extremities; to cut off, or remove as superfluous parts; as, to lop a tree or its branches.
- To cut partly off and bend down; as, to lop bushes in a hedge.
- To hang downward; to be pendent; to lean to one side.
- To let hang down; as, to lop the head.
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reject (part of speech: verb)
The curtains, of a characterless shade, the battered maps, the scarred and scratched blackboards, the patched, precarious plastering, the worn floor on which the nails and knots stood like miniature mountains, the lop- sided seats, the master's hacked, unpainted pine desk, dark with dirt and polished with dirty hands, all seemed as familiar as his own face.- "Rose of Dutcher's Coolly", Hamlin Garland.
These ladies get good neither from the length nor the breadth of their dresses, for as the train evidently incommodes them, they twist the dress so tightly round their bodies that the left side seam comes straight or rather lop- sidedly behind and one corner of the train is thrown over the left shoulder all in a wisp.- "Southern Arabia", Theodore Bent Mabel Bent.
The real lop has ears that hang down by the side of the cheek, slanting somewhat outward in their descent, with the open part of the ear inward, and sometimes either backwards or forwards instead of perpendicular: when the animals stand in an easy position, the tips of the ears touch the ground.- "The Book of Household Management", Mrs. Isabella Beeton.