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Meaning of "poppet" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD POPPET

Early variant of puppet.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF POPPET

poppet  [ˈpɒpɪt] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF POPPET

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Poppet is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES POPPET MEAN IN ENGLISH?

poppet

Poppet

The word poppet is an older spelling of puppet, from the Middle English popet, meaning a small child or doll. In British English it continues to hold this meaning. Poppet is also a chiefly British term of endearment, especially for a young woman or girl.

Definition of poppet in the English dictionary

The first definition of poppet in the dictionary is a term of affection for a small child or sweetheart. Other definition of poppet is Also called: poppet valve. a mushroom-shaped valve that is lifted from its seating against a spring by applying an axial force to its stem: commonly used as an exhaust or inlet valve in an internal-combustion engine. Poppet is also a temporary supporting brace for a vessel hauled on land or in a dry dock.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH POPPET


armpit
ˈɑːmˌpɪt
carpet
ˈkɑːpɪt
cockpit
ˈkɒkˌpɪt
decrepit
dɪˈkrɛpɪt
drapet
ˈdræpɪt
moppet
ˈmɒpɪt
muppet
ˈmʌpɪt
pit
pɪt
Pitt
pɪt
poppit
ˈpɒpɪt
pulpit
ˈpʊlpɪt
puppet
ˈpʌpɪt
respite
ˈrɛspɪt
snippet
ˈsnɪpɪt
spit
spɪt
sumpit
ˈsʌmpɪt
tapet
ˈtæpɪt
tappet
ˈtæpɪt
trumpet
ˈtrʌmpɪt
whippet
ˈwɪpɪt

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE POPPET

poppa
poppadom
poppadum
popped
popper
Popperian
poppering
poppet head
poppet valve
poppied
poppier
poppies
poppiest
popping
popping crease
poppish
poppit
popple
popply
poppy

WORDS THAT END LIKE POPPET

berber carpet
ear trumpet
fitted carpet
frippet
glove puppet
hand puppet
lappet
magic carpet
on the carpet
Persian carpet
pet
red carpet
shag carpet
sippet
skippet
sock puppet
strumpet
teacher´s pet
tippet
trippet

Synonyms and antonyms of poppet in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «poppet» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF POPPET

Find out the translation of poppet to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of poppet from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «poppet» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

提升
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

de asiento
570 millions of speakers

English

poppet
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कठपुतली
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

القفاز
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

тарельчатый
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

lindinha
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

আদরের পাত্র
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

poupée
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Poppet
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Teller
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ポペット
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

포펫
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Poppet
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

người tác nhỏ
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

கடைசற் பொறியின் தலைப்பு
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

पॉपपेट
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

kukla
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

otturatore
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

grzybek
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

тарілчастий
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

păpușă
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

poppet
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

lieverd
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

genomgångs
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

poppet
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of poppet

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «POPPET»

The term «poppet» is regularly used and occupies the 78.585 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «POPPET» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about poppet

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «POPPET»

Discover the use of poppet in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to poppet and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Poppet
Mo Hayder is renowned for conjuring nightmares that sink under the skin, and in Poppet she has delivered a taut, unbearably suspenseful novel that will not let readers go.
Mo Hayder, 2013
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The Crucible
To Hale: I find here a poppet Goody Proctor keeps. I have found it, sir. And in the belly of the poppet a needle's stuck. I tell you true, Proctor, I never warranted to see such proof of Hell, and I bid you obstruct me not, for I — Enter Elizabeth with  ...
Arthur Miller, 2003
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The Internal-combustion Engine in Theory and Practice: ...
12-1 is presented to show the nomenclature to be used here. Types of Valves The poppet valve is now universally used in 4-cycle engines. Sleeve and piston valves have been used in the past but are now obsolete because of their high cost, ...
Charles Fayette Taylor, 1985
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Air Flow Through Poppet Valves: A Paper in which are ...
A Paper in which are Discussed the Comparative Continuous Flow Characteristics of Single and Double Poppet Valves Edwin Bidwell Wilson, George de Bothezat, Nutting, E.M., G. W. Lewis. The oints connected to the curves b broken lines ...
Edwin Bidwell Wilson, George de Bothezat, Nutting, E.M., 1918
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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Spells and Spellcraft
This is a very simple pattern for a poppet. Trace this figure twice onto whatever material you decide to make your poppet out of, and then cut it out and sew the two halves together, leaving enough of the border unsewn (perhaps at the head) to ...
Aurora Greenbough, Cathy Jewell, 2004
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Handbook of Case Histories in Failure Analysis
SEM and optical micrographs revealed that the final heat treatment designed for the AM-350 bellows material rendered the AM-355 poppet susceptible to intergranular corrosive attack (IGA) from a decontaminant containing hydroxyacetic acid.
Khlefa Alarbe Esaklul, 1993
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The Complete Idiot's Guide to Wicca and Witchcraft
Poppet magick — magick involving a specially empowered doll — is great to use for binding spells, healing, or to lose weight. Some witches shy away from poppet magick because it reminds them of the stereotyped notion of voodoo dolls.
Denise Zimmermann, Katherine Gleason, Miria Liguana, 2006
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The Witch's Master Grimoire: An Encyclopedia of Charms, ...
This poppet will help you land a new job, get a promotion, or achieve that special goal. You will need to make a doll out of a piece of your clothing. Coarsely grind equal amounts of the following herbs: cinnamon, bay, marigold, orange peel, ...
Lady Sabrina, 2000
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Modern Engineering for Design of Liquid-Propellant Rocket ...
Main Valve Outlet Dual Seal Actua'jn9 f^Kl lnlet Pon (Opening) Position Indicator Actuating Fluid Inlet Port (Closing) Sequence Valve Inlet Sequence Valve Housing Main Valve — |i Inlet Main Valve Poppet Main Valve Seat Seal Sequence ...
Dieter K. Huzel, David H. Huang, 1992
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The Encyclopedia of Witches, Witchcraft and Wicca
poppet 2 gether in Santa Fe to fight back. The Pueblo won their independence. It was a humiliating blow for Spain. The missionaries were banished. Pope systematically destroyed Christian churches and missions in an attempt to obliterate the ...
Rosemary Guiley, 2008

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «POPPET»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term poppet is used in the context of the following news items.
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PICTURES: Meet Julie Poppet, Longleat's 'invisible' baby giant …
She will cling to her mum's back, and align herself with the camouflage markings to make herself practically invisible, but keepers at Longleat in ... «Western Daily Press, Jul 15»
2
Top 2015 Apps To Download and Install On Your Android Device
For educational purpose, we recommend you Kids Place, Endless Alphabet, DK Readers, ColAR Mix, Talking Poppet etc. Messengers for ... «Boosh Articles, Jul 15»
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review: Inside Out
As the focus switches to inside Riley's head, we see a tiny, blue haired poppet at a Mission Control-style console. This is Joy (voiced by Amy ... «Herald Scotland, Jul 15»
4
Innovative Explosion-Proof HVAC System Provides Customisable …
Any over-pressure conditions are adjusted by a poppet valve. The air temperature inside the shelter is controlled by a capillary tube room ... «NETCOMPOSITES, Jul 15»
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Honda files patents for brand new, fuel injected two-stroke engine
... with the addition of a pushrod, rocker arm, and poppet exhaust valve in the head. That one was made by Earnshaw Motors of Los Angeles... «Gizmag, Jul 15»
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Bigger Picture: Deborah Paul on Grandchildren
She is my original: my lovey-dove, my lovebug, my poppet, my sweet pea, my punkin pie. She, who is of slight build like me and boasts glossy ... «Indianapolis Monthly, Jul 15»
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Helen Flanagan pens emotional message to baby Matilda: 'When …
... they may have been searching for Nemo, it seems as if Matilda wasn't the one who found him. The little poppet slept through the whole thing! «Closer, Jul 15»
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Princess Charlotte's christening shows the bonds of religion really …
And, so, we all gazed at the Testino pictures: and some of us cooed in a sentimental manner over the poppet in her mother's arms, and now ... «Belfast Telegraph, Jul 15»
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The Guardian view on the Labour leadership debate: Harriet …
Kezia poppet, when you get the job make the Scottish branch office independent. It's the only solution. Reply | Pick. Report · sparrowgrass. «The Guardian, Jul 15»
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Strictly Come Dancing: Michelle Heaton to high-step into show
The Liberty X poppet has made no secret of her desire to take part in the Beeb's glittering dance competition and it seems that her slow-waltz ... «Daily Star, Jul 15»

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