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Drop

Pronunciation of Drop
/dɹˈɒp/, /dɹˈɒp/, /d_ɹ_ˈɒ_p/

Antonyms for drop:

ascent, ascend, continue, rise, increase, lot, mountain, pour, take up.

Synonyms for drop:

Sense 1

fall over, cookie, taxi, droplet, bungee jumping, tilt, moisture, ebb, sag, hang, throw over, minim, ripcord, shut out of, spiral, pick-me-up, jilt, salivate, frost, flight-test, bite the dust, grow away from, sustain, referral, freshen, Nondelivery, move over, finish with, rivulet, deepness, crater, force down, eliminate, crumple, ease, slack off, lake, downslide, hairsbreadth, tinge, pull up, balk, grow apart, pause, push over, omission, skydiving, trail away, wear, parascending, cliff jumping, sough, jigger, slacken, depreciate, hang gliding, bust up, parachuting, yaw, miss out, overfly, glide, beverage, gliding, throw aside, drink, tear away, drift apart, cease, chute, mickey, runnel, mothball, inside track, advantage, pack up, parachutist, sit out, die down, adjourn, sprinkling, seep away, philter, parasailing, ball, touch down, ditch, refreshment, halve, globule, potion, pink slip, fall out, blob, defriend, lift off, downswing, sever, sky surfing, Mickey Finn, base jumping, leak, run out on, depth, tail-off, vestige, paragliding, downturn, downtrend, back away, pack in, ballooning.

Sense 2

infusion, river, dregs, parachute, spillage, talk down, croak, upper hand, stack up, pull out, tremble, gob, decease, bale out, screen out, squirt, nectar, bank, Ort, succumb, scramble, molecule, sliver, distill, tittle, ounce, bow, condensation, airlift, flop, overbalance, quaver, jot, stumble, curve, walk out, perish, stay down, repudiate, cashier, blot, top-up, split up, slug, fizz, break with, remittance, snort, vantage, jump.

Sense 3

dot, fountain, sip, bulge, fence, pucker, deck, stack, collapse, prostrate, count out, skid, take off, solution, tincture, fragment, o.d., consignment, scruple, veer, nosedive, radius, floor, captain, gust, cave, faint, lay aside, suspension, plop, exclusion.

Sense 4

expire, skip, shut, spout, jet, mainline, pilot, break up, depart, sniff, weep, yawn, die, tingle, gush, jack up, overdose.

Sense 5

hawk, shot, modulate, bail out, ruffle, tot, spray, wobble, shoot up, buzz, spurt.

Sense 6

element, spot, trifle, delivery, ground, howl, let down, cup.

Sense 7

reach, splash, trip, bounce, get up.

Sense 8

edge, lash, chill, spike, water, shower, choke, remove, pool, step.

Sense 9

come off, light, send.

Sense 10

dump, draft, piece, round, tip, measure.

Sense 11

blow, shift.

Sense 12

part.

Sense 14

shoot, pick up.

Sense 15

score, way.

Sense 16

break.

Sense 17

lift.

Sense 23

open.

abandon

flake out, let go, run out on.

bring down

throw down.

cast down

throw down.

cease

pass, give over, pack in.

decrease

die down, slack off.

descend

get down, stumble.

die

pass away.

dismiss

lay aside.

dribble

spout.

drop-off

drop off.

fold

flap.

get rid of

discard, ditch.

gibbet

gallows.

kick out

toss out.

knock-off

knock off.

leave

give notice, leave.

light

set down, touch down.

lose

lose.

lower

lower, push down.

plop

plash.

put-down

put down.

recede

recede.

resign

walk out.

run out

trickle.

scale

flake.

shake off

shake off.

shelve

mothball.

spray

drizzle.

teardrop

tear.

throw-off

throw off.

trickle

dribble.

Sense 2 (noun)

diminish, downturn, dwindle, crater, reduction.

Sense 3 (noun)

deliver.

Sense 5 (noun)

slug, snort, tot, sip, dram, shot, jigger.

Sense 6 (noun)

jot, scruple, minim, dot, molecule, trifle, spot, Ort, ounce, fragment, tittle.

Sense 9 (noun)

deepness, depth.

Sense 10 (noun)

halve.

Sense 11 (noun)

collapse, upper hand, vantage, bulge, edge, inside track, jump, advantage.

Sense 12 (noun)

ballooning, call, bail out, base jumping, cliff jumping, gliding, bale out, drop in, chute, bungee jumping.

Sense 14 (noun)

draft.

Sense 15 (noun)

drink, beverage, nectar, pick-me-up, potion, infusion.

Sense 16 (noun)

jet, condensation, moisture, river, splash, leak.

Sense 19 (noun)

cut off, defriend, finish with, break up, dump, split up, fall out.

Sense 20 (noun)

choke, lift, modulate, break, quaver.

Sense 23 (noun)

radius, reach, step, piece, hairsbreadth.

Sense 26 (noun)

delivery, referral, remittance, consignment, Nondelivery.

Sense 27 (noun)

count out, miss out, shut out of.

Sense 28 (noun)

measure, element, tinge, tingle, vestige, sliver.

Sense 29 (noun)

open, pucker, salivate, hawk, shut.

Sense 30 (noun)

shift.

bead (noun)

speck.

decrease (noun)

downswing, slump, downtrend, downslide, decline, slip, downturn, lapse, cut, sag, downfall, slide, reduction.

descent (noun)

grade, slope, comedown, descent.

deterioration (noun)

lessening.

disappointment (noun)

anticlimax.

drop (noun)

drop cloth, overleap, pearl, cut down, cast, miss, put down, fell, drop off, neglect, strike down, overlook, shed, unload, shake off, swing, deteriorate, discharge, flatten, spend, dangle, pretermit, cliff, throw off, driblet, leave out, set down, knock off, throw, bead, cast off, fall, degenerate, free fall, omit, drop curtain, expend, throw away.

drop off (noun)

fall off, nod off, sink, set down, fall asleep, plummet, dwindle, go off, plunge, drift off, unload, decrease, deliver, decline.

drop out (noun)

quit, renounce, cry off, leave, abandon, give up, forsake.

event (noun)

fall.

globule (noun)

driblet, dab, droplet, trace, ounce, splash, morsel, particle, drip, iota, bead, pearl, speck, trickle, crumb, bit, tear, smidgen, dash, molecule, spot, sip.

hint (noun)

tinge.

leap (noun)

jump.

measure (noun)

dram.

particle (noun)

grain, dab, iota, Flyspeck, particle, touch, morsel, pittance, granule, mite, atom, scrap, speck, smithereen, crumb, bit, whit, smidgen, dash, modicum, trace, shred.

plunge (noun)

pitch, swoop, dive, nose dive.

shape (noun)

bead, pearl.

sip (noun)

dram.

slowdown (noun)

falloff.

steep decline; hole (noun)

fall, declivity, deepness, tumble, dip, plunge, slope, depth, descent.

theater curtain (noun)

drop curtain.

abandon (verb)

desert, resign, vacate, surrender, abdicate, relinquish, discontinue, evacuate, abandon, leave, defect, quit, forsake.

descend (verb)

descend, lower, fall, topple, plunge, sink, settle, slip, slump, slide, decline, tumble, come down, fall down, plummet.

fall in globules (verb)

dribble, leak, descend, distill.

leave (verb)

let off.

let go of; fall (verb)

dump, depress, floor, topple, ground, shed, go down, lower, fell, flop, abandon, pitch, relinquish, unload, collapse, bring down, sink, release, dive, give up, shoot, plummet.

lose (verb)

dissolve, erode, misplace, lose, dissipate, exhaust, dispossess, divest, forfeit, deplete, shrink, decrease, decrement, debit.

lower (verb)

shorten, submerge, deepen, depress.

plunge (verb)

fall, dive, plummet, plunge, swoop, pitch.

rid (verb)

disown, vent, dismiss, dispel, relegate, part with, waive, forgo, rid, reject, release, let go, renounce, discard, capitulate, cancel, shed, jettison, dispose, disclaim.

Usage examples for drop:

  • I'm goin' to drop it. - "The Fourth Series Plays, Complete", John Galsworthy.
  • To Kitty that seemed neither the time nor the place to argue with Anna, so she let the subject drop. - "Kitty Trenire", Mabel Quiller-Couch.
  • He didn't know it, and I didn't tell him that I knew it, but I got him to let me drop the subject. - "Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells", William Dean Howells.

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