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English noun: mop

1. mop (artifact) cleaning implement consisting of absorbent material fastened to a handle; for cleaning floors


Synonymsswab, swob


Broader (hypernym)cleaning device, cleaning equipment, cleaning implement


Narrower (hyponym)dry mop, dust mop, dustmop, sponge mop


Part holonymmop handle


English verb: mop

1. mop (contact) to wash or wipe with or as if with a mop


SamplesMop the hallway now.
He mopped her forehead with a towel.


Synonymsmop up, wipe up


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)absorb, draw, imbibe, soak up, sop up, suck, suck up, take in, take up


Narrower (hyponym)sponge, swab, swob

2. mop (body) make a sad face and thrust out one's lower lip


SamplesMop and mow.
The girl pouted.


Synonymsmow, pout


Pattern of useSomebody ----s


Broader (hypernym)grimace, make a face, pull a face









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