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Oxford dictionary definition of the word sop:
1a thing of no great value given or done as a concession to appease someone whose main concerns or demands are not being met:
my agent telephones as a sop but never finds me work
2a piece of bread dipped in gravy, soup, or sauce.
verb (sops, sopping, sopped)
[with object] (sop something up)
soak up liquid using an absorbent substance:
he used some bread to sop up the sauce
archaic wet thoroughly; soak:
the dews … bemoistening sop his harden’d shoes
Old English soppian ‘dip (bread) in liquid’, sopp (noun), probably from the base of Old English sūpan ‘sup’. Sense 1 (mid 17th century) alludes to the sop used by Aeneas on his visit to Hades to appease Cerberus