pops

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From papa 'dad'

Noun[edit]

pops

  1. (informal, usually as a form of address) Father, dad.
    Hey, pops, I'm home.
  2. (informal, usually as a form of address) By extension, another man old enough to be the speaker's father.
Usage notes[edit]

Unless the person addressed this way is very close, this can be very disrespectful and belittling.

Etymology 2[edit]

onomatopoeia

Noun[edit]

pops

  1. plural form of pop (the sound and related meanings)

Verb[edit]

pops

  1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of pop

French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

pops

  1. masculine plural form of pop