wop

wop
n derog sl
1)

He looks to me like a wop — Я думаю, что он паршивый макаронник

I've met wops and they're not greasy — Я встречал итальянцев, у которых я не обнаружил ни вкрадчивых манер, ни хитрых речей

2)

The wop was yelling very loud and may be cussing us in wop for all I know — Итальянец громко вопил, и, кто его знает, может, ругал нас на своем итальянском языке


Новый англо-русский словарь современной разговорной лексики. - М.:«Русский язык-Медиа» . . 2003.

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  • WOP — ist eine Abkürzung für Werkstattorientierte Programmierung Wohnungsbauprämie die polnische Bezeichnung der Polnischen Grenztruppen von 1945–1991 (Wojska Ochrony Pogranicza) World of Padman …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • wop — /wop/, n. Slang (disparaging and offensive). an Italian or a person of Italian descent. [1910 15, Amer.; < It (Neapolitan dial.) guappo swaggerer < Sp guapo pimp, ruffian, via dial. F < L vappa wine that has gone flat, worthless person; initial w …   Universalium

  • wop — [wɔp US wa:p] n taboo [Date: 1900 2000; : Italian dialect; Origin: guappo person who talks noisily and proudly , from Spanish guapo] a very offensive word for someone who is Italian. Do not use this word …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • wop — [ wap ] noun count OFFENSIVE an extremely offensive word for an Italian person …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • wop — derogatory for Italian, 1912, Amer.Eng. slang, apparently from southern It. dialect guappo dandy, dude, stud, a greeting among male Neapolitans, said to be from Sp. guapo bold, dandy, which is from L. vappa sour wine, also worthless fellow;… …   Etymology dictionary

  • wop — ► NOUN informal, offensive ▪ an Italian or other southern European. ORIGIN perhaps from Italian guappo bold, showy …   English terms dictionary

  • wop — ☆ wop [wäp ] n. [sometimes W ] Slang an Italian or a person of Italian descent: an offensive term of hostility and contempt …   English World dictionary

  • wop — I. /wɒp/ (say wop) Colloquial –noun 1. (derogatory) (racist) a person of Mediterranean extraction, especially an Italian. –adjective 2. (derogatory) (racist) of or relating to any Mediterranean country, its culture, or inhabitants, especially… …  

  • Wop — Wiktionarypar|Wop Wop is an English pejorative ethnic slur for a person of Italian descent. It is derived from the Neapolitan word guappo , meaning a person who flaunts an overbearingly cocky and swaggering attitude. In the past, it also could… …   Wikipedia

  • wop — UK [wɒp] / US [wɑp] noun [countable] Word forms wop : singular wop plural wops offensive an extremely offensive word for an Italian person …   English dictionary

  • wop —    An insulting term for an Italian, used since the beginning of the twentieth century. It is said to derive from guappo, meaning ‘dandy, dude, stud’, used as a greeting by male Neapolitans to one another. ‘You dirty Wop’ is used in anger by a… …   A dictionary of epithets and terms of address


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