Noun(1) piece of solid food for dipping in a liquid(2) a concession given to mollify or placate(3) a prescribed procedure to be followed routinely
Verb(1) give a conciliatory gift or bribe to(2) be or become thoroughly soaked or saturated with a liquid(3) dip into liquid(4) cover with liquid; pour liquid onto
(1) By chance I'd had them the day before as a satisfactory sop for a piece of grilled sea bass at Kensington Place in west London.(2) Run it along your hairline to sop up excess sweat.(3) he used some bread to sop up the sauce(4) my agent telephones as a sop but never finds me work(5) the dews ├ö├ç┬¬ bemoistening sop his harden'd shoes(6) The main sop is a pledge to increase markets for US goods overseas by carrying out a more aggressive trade policy against Europe and Japan.(7) There are added serrations at the front of the slide, a sop to popular demand more than a useful necessity unless you're going to mount a scope atop the pistol.(8) If you can, buy a dozen different wines, have a picnic in the car park with plenty of baguettes to sop up the wine, and select your favourites before going back in to buy them.(9) Media pundits have suggested it was a sop to appease the right wing in the cabinet.(10) The great powers were focused on collective security; it was as a concession, a sop , that they consented to a peripheral project regarding human rights.(11) As a sop to the public, murder is likely to be excepted from this change of jurisdiction; but who defines murder?(12) I took one look, took a very deep breath, and then used all the available towels to sop up the mess, much to the barely concealed amusement of Zachery.(13) Then he would " sop " his bread or biscuit in the sweet mixture.(14) We take bread and sop up the soup from the brown ceramic bowls.(15) The Magazine, a big glossy monthly freebie with the Sydney Morning Herald and a sop to Sydney's more onanistic tendencies, last week came up with a list of Sydney's ten finest minds.(16) Those handwritten appraisals of titles by bookshops are merely a sop to political correctness and their own egos.
(1) sop up :: Sop up
2. soak through ::
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