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Definition of Drops
DropDrop Drop, v. i.
1. To fall in drops.
The kindly dew drops from the higher tree, And wets
the little plants that lowly dwell. --Spenser.
2. To fall, in general, literally or figuratively; as, ripe
fruit drops from a tree; wise words drop from the lips.
Mutilations of which the meaning has dropped out of
memory. --H. Spencer.
When the sound of dropping nuts is heard. --Bryant.
3. To let drops fall; to discharge itself in drops.
The heavens . . . dropped at the presence of God.
4. To fall dead, or to fall in death.
Nothing, says Seneca, so soon reconciles us to the
thoughts of our own death, as the prospect of one
friend after another dropping round us. --Digby.
5. To come to an end; to cease; to pass out of mind; as, the
affair dropped. --Pope.
6. To come unexpectedly; -- with in or into; as, my old
friend dropped in a moment. --Steele.
Takes care to drop in when he thinks you are just
7. To fall or be depressed; to lower; as, the point of the
spear dropped a little.
8. To fall short of a mark. [R.]
Often it drops or overshoots by the disproportion of
9. To be deep in extent; to descend perpendicularly; as, her
main topsail drops seventeen yards.
To drop astern (Naut.), to go astern of another vessel; to
be left behind; to slacken the speed of a vessel so as to
fall behind and to let another pass a head.
To drop down (Naut.), to sail, row, or move down a river,
or toward the sea.
To drop off, to fall asleep gently; also, to die. [Colloq.] dropGutta Gut"ta, n.; pl. Gutt[AE]. [L.]
1. A drop.
2. (Arch.) One of a series of ornaments, in the form of a
frustum of a cone, attached to the lower part of the
triglyphs, and also to the lower faces of the mutules, in
the Doric order; -- called also campana, and drop.
Gutta serena [L., lit. serene or clear drop] (Med.),
Gutt[ae] band> (Arch.), the listel or band from which the
Meaning of Drops from wikipedia
- Drop, DROP, drops
to: Drop (liquid) or droplet, a small volume
(sometimes mydriatic) drops
used as medication...
- The Demountable
and Pickup System
) was a family
of logistics vehicles formerly operated
by the British
Army, which consisted
- Hershey's Drops
are circular-shaped chocolate candies produced
by The Hershey
1, 2010. There
are two variants
- Rainbow Drops
are a brand
of sugar-coated cereal-type puffed maize
and rice confectionery
sold in both Ireland
and the United Kingdom
- The Drops
of God (神の雫, Kami no ****uku) is a ****anese manga series about
wine. It is written
Agi, a pseudonym
emplo**** by creative
as Dutch tears
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gl**** beads created
by dripping molten
gl**** into cold water, which...
- Eye drops
or e****rops are liquid drops applied directly
to the surface
of the eye usually
in small amounts
such as a single
drop or a few drops
. Eye drops...
- British boiled sweet
made from sugar
and flavourings. "Old-fashioned" pear drops
are a combination
of half pink and half yellow
in a pear-shaped drop about...
- and having fruit
and ****e flavors; the latter
are also known
as ****e drops
. Gumdrops first appeared
in the 19th century United
of Jupiter", initially released
(Tell Me)", is a song written
rock band Train. It was released
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