Definition of strop noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//strɒp//
; NAmE NAmE//strɑːp//
[singular](British English, informal)
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a very bad mood when you are annoyed about something Don't get in a strop—I'm only a few minutes late. Word Origin 1970s: probably a back-formation from stroppy.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: strop