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drop
drɑːp
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Part of Speech(名) noun, (动) verb
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(名) As a noun
  1. The act of dropping something.
    • A central depository where things can be left or picked up.
    • A curtain that can be lowered and raised onto a stage from the flies; often used as background scenery.
    • A sudden sharp decrease in some quantity.
    • A free and rapid descent by the force of gravity.
    • A predetermined hiding place for the deposit and distribution of illicit goods (such as drugs or stolen property).
      • A steep high face of rock.
      • A small indefinite quantity (especially of a liquid).
      • A shape that is spherical and small.
      (动) As a verb
      1. Give birth; used for animals.
        • Grow worse.
        • Fall or sink into a state of exhaustion or death.
          • Stop pursuing or acting.
          • Lower the pitch of (musical notes).
          • Go down in value.
          • Change from one level to another.
            • Leave undone or leave out.
            • Omit (a letter or syllable) in speaking or writing.
              • Utter with seeming casualness.
                • Lose (a game).
                  • Take (a drug, especially LSD) , by mouth.
                    • Cause to fall by or as if by delivering a blow.
                    • Leave or unload.
                    • Get rid of.
                    • Let or cause to fall in drops.
                    • To fall vertically.
                    • Let fall to the ground.
                    • Fall or descend to a lower place or level.
                    • Pay out.
                    • Terminate an association with.
                    • Stop associating with.
                    • Hang freely.
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