Dollop - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdɑːləp|  American pronunciation of the word dollop
Brit.  |ˈdɒləp|  British pronunciation of the word dollop

noun

- a small measure (usually of food)

Examples

My piece of pie was served with a dollop of whipped cream.

A dollop of milk was left in the container.

large dollops of wit and humor

The raspberry can be served with a dollop of ice-cream or whipped cream.

He uncorked the decanter and poured a dollop of brandy into the snifter.

Pam needed a good pinch of inspiration and a great dollop of confidence.

She dolloped some ice-cream onto my plate.

Jan dolloped out a huge spoon of honey into each plate.

Word forms

noun
singular: dollop
plural: dollops
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