Definition of DROP

noun : DROP

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) a shape that is spherical and small; "he studied the shapes of low-viscosity drops"; "beads of sweat on his forehead" ;

  • 2. (

    ) a small indefinite quantity (especially of a liquid); "he had a drop too much to drink"; "a drop of each sample was analyzed"; "there is not a drop of pity in that man"; "years afterward, they would pay the blood-money, driblet by driblet";

  • 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 property) ;

  • 6. (

    ) a free and rapid descent by the force of gravity; "it was a miracle that he survived the drop from that height" ;

  • 8. (

    ) a central depository where things can be left or picked up ;

  • 9. (

    ) the act of dropping something; "they expected the drop would be successful" ;

verb : DROP

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) let fall to the ground; "Don't drop the dishes" ;

  • 2. (

    ) to fall vertically; "the bombs are dropping on enemy targets" ;

  • 3. (

    ) go down in value; "Stock prices dropped" ;

  • 5. (

    ) terminate an association with; "drop him from the Republican ticket" ;

  • 6. (

    ) utter with seeming casualness; "drop a hint"; "drop names" ;

  • 10. (

    ) lose (a game); "The Giants dropped 11 of their first 13" ;

  • 13. (

    ) hang freely; "the ornaments dangled from the tree"; "The light dropped from the ceiling" ;

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