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Definition of "popper" [pop•per]

  • One that pops. (noun)
  • A container or pan for making popcorn. (noun)
  • Slang An ampoule of amyl nitrite or butyl nitrite, used illicitly to induce euphoria and enhance sexual stimulation. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "popper" in a sentence
  • "They usually hit the bee so the popper is pretty much a strike indicator"
  • "That popper is hanging on my wall with a photo of the fish."
  • "In the early morning, use buzz baits or some kind of popper, during the day, you are going to have to slow your presentation down, so I would use a texas or carolina rig in 10-12 feet of water."