Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun sop

3 senses of sop

Sense 1
sop, sops -- (piece of solid food for dipping in a liquid)
       => morsel, bit, bite -- (a small amount of solid food; a mouthful; "all they had left was a bit of bread")

Sense 2
sop -- (a concession given to mollify or placate; "the offer was a sop to my feelings")
       => concession -- (a point conceded or yielded; "they won all the concessions they asked for")

Sense 3
standing operating procedure, standard operating procedure, SOP, standard procedure -- (a prescribed procedure to be followed routinely; "rote memorization has been the educator's standard operating procedure for centuries")
       => operating procedure -- (a procedure for operating something or for dealing with a given situation)

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb sop

4 senses of sop

Sense 1
sop -- (give a conciliatory gift or bribe to)
       => bribe, corrupt, buy, grease one's palms -- (make illegal payments to in exchange for favors or influence; "This judge can be bought")

Sense 2
sop, soak through -- (be or become thoroughly soaked or saturated with a liquid)
       => ooze through -- (run slowly and gradually; "Blood oozed through the bandage")

Sense 3
sop -- (dip into liquid; "sop bread into the sauce")
       => dunk, dip, souse, plunge, douse -- (immerse briefly into a liquid so as to wet, coat, or saturate; "dip the garment into the cleaning solution"; "dip the brush into the paint")

Sense 4
drench, douse, dowse, soak, sop, souse -- (cover with liquid; pour liquid onto; "souse water on his hot face")
       => wet -- (cause to become wet; "Wet your face")

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