Synonyms

1. hops

noun. ['ˈhɑːps'] twining perennials having cordate leaves and flowers arranged in conelike spikes; the dried flowers of this plant are used in brewing to add the characteristic bitter taste to beer.

Synonyms

  • Humulus americanus
  • Humulus japonicus
  • Humulus
  • Humulus lupulus
  • American hop
  • common hop
  • genus Humulus
  • hop
  • common hops
  • vine
  • bine
  • European hop

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Words that Rhyme with Hops

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  • stops
  • props
  • propps
  • flops
  • drops
  • crops
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  • wops
  • tops
  • topps
  • sops
  • shop's
  • shoppes
  • rops
  • pops
  • pop's
  • mops
  • moppes
  • kops
  • koppes
  • hopps
  • hoppes
  • cops
  • copps
  • op's

Example sentences of the word hops


1. Noun, plural
Penguins have short legs that only allow small steps or hops to get around on land.

2. Existential there
Like valerian, hops is used as a sleep aid due to its mild sedative properties.

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