Hop back


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Hop back (Brewing) See under 1st Back.
    • Hop back the cistern which receives the infusion of malt and hops from the copper.
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In literature:

I guess Mrs. Fleming has hopped off the shelf to-day, and I just hope to goodness she'll never go back.
"A harum-scarum schoolgirl" by Angela Brazil
After half a dozen such feints he delivered a gentle peck, and instantly hopped back out of the way.
"In Nesting Time" by Olive Thorne Miller
Curly hopped out and expressed delight over his arrival by wagging himself from the fifth rib back.
"The Adventures of Bobby Orde" by Stewart Edward White
Making a great low sweep of the room, he came back hopping on his haunches and barking like a dog.
"The Manxman A Novel - 1895" by Hall Caine
After a while the birds seemed to take fresh courage, hopped back to the carrion, and recommenced tearing at it.
"Popular Adventure Tales" by Mayne Reid
He hopped back beneath the firs for a moment, and sniffed about to reassure himself, then came out and stared again.
"The Watchers of the Trails" by Charles G. D. Roberts
I found there a party of hop-pickers, come back from the neighbourhood of Farnham.
"Highways and Byways in Surrey" by Eric Parker
He wasn't sure but what he'd better hop back to the Old Bramble Patch.
"Little Jack Rabbit's Adventures" by David Cory
Chris eyed the length of the coral silk cord, and then hopped lightly from the back of the chair to Osterbridge Hawsey's shoulder.
"Mr. Wicker's Window" by Carley Dawson
The bell-hops don't think he came back, either.
"The Crevice" by William John Burns and Isabel Ostrander

In poetry:

Turnips, apples, hops and peas,
And the spike when times are slack,
Fifty years I've tobied it
For these clothes upon my back.’
"A Dressed Man" by George Orwell

In news:

Taylor Swift has brought back her hip- hop alter ego T-Swizzle to accompany rapper LL Cool J at the 2012 Grammy Award nominations ceremony.
Hoppity Hop Races in the back yard.
Back then, she was younger, footloose and willing to hop on a plane at a moment's notice.
Trzeb's Back 40 Hop Farm, Amherst.
RooBrew hops back into production.
RooBrew is hopping back into the market.
The National Baseball Hall of Fame has hopped into the way-back machine in search for potential candidates for the 2013 Induction class.
Wild Meadowbrook hops survive 100 years, go back in beers again.
HAIR pulled back in a ponytail, padding around in socks and jeans, Melissa Harris looks like a schoolgirl planning a sock hop in a five-story, 19th century town house.
Anyway, back to that mix: Entitled "Birth of Reggae Music," it reflects Pole 's return to dub aesthetics after various experiments with hip-hop and Krautrock.
Downtempo, space disco, house, tech, b-boy-era electro, hip-hop, soul, and funk — if you can move, Orchard Lounge will back you up OL is the.
The 33-year-old who equally worships contemporary hip-hop and Hall & Oates (last year he performed on Daryl Hall's "Live From Daryl's House" webcast) is bringing back the smooth sounds of soul and R&B groups from the '70s.
When Staten Island's Wu- Tang Clan released their debut, Enter The Wu- Tang : 36 Chambers, hip hop suddenly found itself on its back, rubbing its jaw.
After sustaining a season-ending knee injury in a tragic hopping-over-a-fence accident last year, Andy Parry is back.
With bossa nova beats, trip-hop, Jamaican dub, and world grooves galore, the Washington DC based DJ duo of Rob Garza and Eric Hilton are back with The Cosmic Game, their fourth record.

In science:

It can only bounce back instead of having two possible futures (hopping directions).
Anomalous Roughness, Localization, and Globally Constrained Random Walks
Also in this problem one finds that the point at the center of the band is special. A delocalization transiton in such a system in one dimension goes back to work by Dyson (see the discussion and references in ). A quasi–one dimensional hopping model with weak staggering was investigated in .
Random matrix theory and symmetric spaces
Today, Jim’s bugs are trained to hop back and forth on the positive integers: place a bug at 1, and with each hop, a bug at i moves to either i + 1 or i − 2.
Goldbug Variations
It is also clear that two hops Ha get us back to the original permutation.
Faces of Generalized Permutohedra
Likewise, it is easy to modify the model to a variation of the random walk where each node avoids sending back the message to the node it received it from at the previous hop.
Performance of Random Walks in One-Hop Replication Networks