Definition of props in English:



mass nouninformal
  • Due respect.

    ‘certain sectors of the music fraternity still refuse to give him props’
    • ‘He was perfectly nice to her nonetheless, so he got a few extra props from moi.’
    • ‘One of the greatest outlaws of them all is given props on the Waylon Jennings Tribute.’
    • ‘My fiancé alerted me to you giving me props on your journal, and it's Christmas right here in Singapore.’
    • ‘She had done most of the kitchen organising and she deserves tidiness props too!’
    • ‘Wish I could take credit for this but big props to the M-Dogg for finding it.’


1990s: from proper respect.