Found 5 items, similar to Dropping.
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deliver, drop off
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n 1: a small quantity (especially of a liquid); “one drop of each
sample was analyzed”
; “any child with a drop of negro
blood was legally a negro”
; “there is not a drop of pity
in that man”
2: a shape that is small and round; “he studied the shapes of
; “beads of sweat on his forehead”
3: a sudden sharp decrease in some quantity; “a drop of 57
points on the Dow Jones index”
; “there was a drop in
pressure in the pulmonary artery”
; “a dip in prices”
“when that became known the price of their stock went into
, free fall
4: a steep high face of rock; “he stood on a high cliff
overlooking the town”
; “a steep drop”
5: a predetermined hiding place for the deposit and
distribution of illicit goods (such as drugs or stolen
6: a free and rapid descent by the force of gravity; “it was a
miracle that he survived the drop from that height”
7: a curtain that can be lowered and raised onto a stage from
the flies; often used as background scenery [syn: drop curtain
, drop cloth
8: a central depository where things can be left or picked up
9: the act of dropping something; “they expected the drop would
adj 1: falling rapidly; “dropping prices”
; “dropping rate of
2: coming down freely under the influence of gravity; “the
eerie whistle of dropping bombs”
; “falling rain”
v 1: let fall to the ground; “Don't drop the dishes”
2: to fall vertically; “the bombs are dropping on enemy
3: go down in value; “Stock prices dropped”
4: fall or drop to a lower place or level; “He sank to his
, drop down
5: terminate an association with; “drop him from the Republican
6: utter casually; “drop a hint”
7: stop pursuing or acting; “drop a lawsuit”
; “knock it off!”
[syn: knock off
8: leave or unload, especially of passengers or cargo; [syn: set down
, put down
9: cause to fall by or as if by delivering a blow; “strike down
; “Lightning struck down the hikers”
, cut down
10: lose (a game); “The Giants dropped 11 of their first 13”
11: pay out; “spend money”
12: lower the pitch of (musical notes) [syn: flatten
] [ant: sharpen
13: hang freely; “the ornaments dangled from the tree”
light dropped from the ceiling”
14: stop associating with; “They dropped her after she had a
child out of wedlock”
, send packing
, send away
15: let or cause to fall in drops; “dribble oil into the
16: get rid of; “he shed his image as a pushy boss”
; “shed your
, cast off
, shake off
, throw away
17: leave undone or leave out; “How could I miss that typo?”
“The workers on the conveyor belt miss one out of ten”
, leave out
] [ant: attend to
18: change from one level to another; “She dropped into army
19: grow worse; “Her condition deteriorated”
; “Conditions in the
; “The discussion devolved into a
20: give birth; used for animals; “The cow dropped her calf this
English → English
, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Dropped
; p. pr. &
vb. n. Dropping
.] [OE. droppen, AS. dropan, v. i. See
1. To pour or let fall in drops; to pour in small globules;
to distill. “The trees drop balsam.”
The recording angel, as he wrote it down, dropped a
tear upon the word and blotted it out forever.
2. To cause to fall in one portion, or by one motion, like a
drop; to let fall; as, to drop a line in fishing; to drop
3. To let go; to dismiss; to set aside; to have done with; to
discontinue; to forsake; to give up; to omit.
They suddenly drop't the pursuit. --S. Sharp.
That astonishing ease with which fine ladies drop
you and pick you up again. --Thackeray.
The connection had been dropped many years. -- Sir
Dropping the too rough H in Hell and Heaven.
4. To bestow or communicate by a suggestion; to let fall in
an indirect, cautious, or gentle manner; as, to drop hint,
a word of counsel, etc.
5. To lower, as a curtain, or the muzzle of a gun, etc.
6. To send, as a letter; as, please drop me a line, a letter,
7. To give birth to; as, to drop a lamb.
8. To cover with drops; to variegate; to bedrop.
Show to the sun their waved coats dropped with gold.
To drop a vessel
(Naut.), to leave it astern in a race or a
chase; to outsail it.
1. The action of causing to drop or of letting drop; falling.
2. pl. That which falls in drops; the excrement or dung of
animals; -- often used in the plural.
, an instrument used to supply small
quantities of a fluid to a test tube or other vessel.
, a continued irregular discharge of firearms.
, a tube for ejecting any liquid in drops.