Explicație drop în Dicționarul Englez Englez

drop

(dräp )

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

substantiv
a central depository where things can be left or picked up
substantiv
a curtain that can be lowered and raised onto a stage from the flies
often used as background scenery
substantiv
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"

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

substantiv
a predetermined hiding place for the deposit and distribution of illicit goods (such as drugs or stolen property)
substantiv
a steep high face of rock
"he stood on a high cliff overlooking the town"
"a steep drop"

substantiv
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"

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

verb
give birth
used for animals
"The cow dropped her calf this morning"

verb
grow worse
"Her condition deteriorated"
"Conditions in the slums degenerated"
"The discussion devolved into a shouting match"

verb
stop pursuing or acting
"drop a lawsuit"
"knock it off!"

verb
lower the pitch of (musical notes)
verb
go down in value
"Stock prices dropped"

verb
change from one level to another
"She dropped into army jargon"

verb
leave undone or leave out
"How could I miss that typo?"
"The workers on the conveyor belt miss one out of ten"

verb
utter casually
"drop a hint"

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

verb
cause to fall by or as if by delivering a blow
"strike down a tree"
"Lightning struck down the hikers"

verb
leave or unload, especially of passengers or cargo

verb
get rid of
"he shed his image as a pushy boss"
"shed your clothes"

verb
let or cause to fall in drops
"dribble oil into the mixture"

verb
to fall vertically
"the bombs are dropping on enemy targets"

verb
let fall to the ground
"Don''t drop the dishes"

verb
fall or drop to a lower place or level
"He sank to his knees"

verb
pay out
"spend money"

verb
terminate an association with
"drop him from the Republican ticket"

verb
stop associating with
"They dropped her after she had a child out of wedlock"

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




Antonime:
(verb) convalesce, recover, sharpen, recuperate



Sinonime:
(substantiv) bead, cliff, dip, fall, pearl
(verb) cast, dangle, degenerate, deteriorate, devolve, discharge, dismiss, dribble, drip, expend, fell, flatten, miss, neglect, omit, overleap, overlook, pretermit, shed, sink, spend, swing, throw, unload