Definition of "Sop" :
noun: a prescribed procedure to be followed routinely
noun: a concession given to mollify or placate
"The offer was a sop to my feelings."
noun: piece of solid food for dipping in a liquid
verb: cover with liquid; pour liquid onto
verb: dip into liquid
"Sop bread into the sauce."
verb: be or become thoroughly soaked or saturated with a liquid
verb: give a conciliatory gift or bribe to