[hop-lahyt] /ˈhɒp laɪt/
a heavily armed foot soldier of ancient Greece.
(in ancient Greece) a heavily armed infantryman
“heavy-armed foot soldier of ancient Greece,” 1727, from Greek hoplites “heavily armed soldier,” literally “heavy armed,” from hopla “arms, armor,” plural of hoplon “tool, weapon, implement.”
/hɒpˈlɒlədʒɪ/ noun 1. the study of weapons or armour
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[hop-ee] /ˈhɒp i/ noun 1. Willie (William Frederick) 1887–1959, U.S. billiards player.
[hop] /hɒp/ verb (used without object), hopped, hopping. 1. to make a short, bouncing leap; move by leaping with all feet off the ground. 2. to spring or leap on one foot. 3. Informal. to make a short, quick trip, especially in an airplane: He hopped up to Boston for the day. 4. Informal. to […]