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glop

[glop] /glɒp/
noun, Informal.
1.
unappetizing food, especially of a semiliquid consistency.
2.
any messy substance, especially of a semiliquid consistency.
3.
sentimentality; mawkishness.
Origin of glop
1940-1945
1940-45; expressive word akin to goop2gulp
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n.

1943, imitative of the sound of something viscous and unappetizing hitting a dinner plate.

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glop

noun

  1. Any viscous fluid or mixture; goo, gook, gunk: dimes that rolled into the glop (1943+)
  2. Sentimentality; maudlin trash; schmaltz: That is very dull. I hate glop

verb

To smear; daub: By glopping strings and chorales onto Tin Pan Alley lyrics, Nashville responded to rock's commercial success (1980s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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