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1 drop

A shape that is spherical and small:
— He studied the shapes of low-viscosity drops.

synoniemen: bead, pearl.

Roget 975: scourge, rod, cane, stick; ratan, rattan; birch, birch rod; azote, blacksnake, bullwhack [U.S.], chicote, kurbash, quirt, ... meer laten zien

Roget 142: cessation, discontinuance, desistance, desinence.    intermission, remission; suspense, suspension; interruption; stop; stopping etc. v.; closure, ... meer laten zien

Roget 959: drunkenness etc. adj.; intemperance; drinking etc. v.; inebriety, inebriation; ebriety, ebriosity; insobriety; intoxication; temulency, ... meer laten zien

Roget 599: the drama, the stage, the theater, the play; film the film, movies, motion pictures, cinema, cinematography; theatricals, dramaturgy, histrionic art, buskin, sock, ... meer laten zien

Roget 249: rotundity; roundness etc. adj.; cylindricity; sphericity, spheroidity; globosity.    cylinder, cylindroid, cylindrical; barrel, drum; roll, ... meer laten zien

Pools: kropelka, kropla



2 drop

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.

synoniemen: drib, driblet.

Roget 32: smallness etc. adj.; littleness etc. (small size) 193; tenuity; paucity; fewness etc. (small number) 103; meanness, ... meer laten zien

Nederlands: afgrond, drop, drup, druppel, parel, val, vallen
Pools: kropeleczka

3 drop

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.

synoniemen: dip, fall, free fall.

Roget 306: descent, descension, declension, declination; fall; falling etc. v.; slump; drop, plunge, plummet, cadence; subsidence, ... meer laten zien

4 drop

A steep high face of rock:
— A steep drop.

synoniemen: cliff, drop-off.

Nederlands: klif, klip
Pools: faleza, klif

5 drop

A predetermined hiding place for the deposit and distribution of illicit goods (such as drugs or stolen property).

6 drop

A free and rapid descent by the force of gravity:
— It was a miracle that he survived the drop from that height.

synoniem: fall.

Nederlands: smak, val
Pools: upadnięcie, spadnięcie, padnięcie

7 drop

A curtain that can be lowered and raised onto a stage from the flies; often used as background scenery.

synoniemen: drop cloth, drop curtain.

Nederlands: rolscherm

8 drop

A central depository where things can be left or picked up.

9 drop

The act of dropping something.

Pools: upuszczanie

werkwoord

1 drop

Let fall to the ground.

Roget 158: be impotent etc. adj.; not have a leg to stand on.    vouloir rompre l'anguille au genou [Fr.], vouloir prendre la lune avec les dents [Fr.].    collapse, faint, swoon, fall into a swoon, drop; go by the board, go by the wayside; ... meer laten zien

Roget 624: relinquish, give up, abandon, desert, forsake, leave in the lurch; go back on; depart from, secede from, withdraw from; back out of; leave, quit, take leave of, ... meer laten zien

Roget 160: be weak etc. adj.; drop, crumble, give way, totter, tremble, shake, halt, limp, fade, languish, decline, ... meer laten zien

Roget 161: produce, perform, operate, do, make, gar, form, construct, fabricate, frame, contrive, manufacture; weave, ... meer laten zien

2 drop

To fall vertically.

3 drop

Go down in value.

4 drop

Fall or descend to a lower place or level.

synoniemen: drop down, sink.

Roget 688: be fatigued etc. adj.; yawn etc. (get sleepy) 683; droop, sink, flag; lose breath, lose wind; gasp, pant, ... meer laten zien

Roget 306: descend; go down, drop down, come down; fall, gravitate, drop, slip, slide, rappel, settle; plunge, plummet, ... meer laten zien

Nederlands: zakken, dalen, zinken, neervallen

5 drop

Terminate an association with.

6 drop

Utter with seeming casualness.

7 drop

Stop pursuing or acting:
— Drop a lawsuit.

synoniem: knock off.

Nederlands: kappen

8 drop

Remove (cargo, people, etc.) from and leave:
— Drop off the passengers at the hotel.

synoniemen: discharge, drop off, put down, set down, unload.

Roget 730: not complete etc. 729; leave unfinished etc. adj., leave undone, drop, put down; neglect etc. 460; let alone, let slip; ... meer laten zien

Nederlands: lossen, ontladen, uitladen

9 drop

Cause to fall by or as if by delivering a blow.

synoniemen: cut down, fell, strike down.

10 drop

Lose (a game).

11 drop

Pay out.

synoniemen: expend, spend.

Nederlands: verteren, spenderen, besteden, uitgeven

12 drop

Lower the pitch of (musical notes).

synoniem: flatten.

Nederlands: dalen

13 drop

Hang freely:
— The light dropped from the ceiling.

synoniemen: dangle, swing.

Nederlands: bengelen, bungelen

14 drop

Stop associating with:
— They dropped her after she had a child out of wedlock.

synoniemen: dismiss, send away, send packing.

15 drop

Let or cause to fall in drops.

synoniemen: dribble, drip.

Roget 348: flow, run; meander; gush, pour, spout, roll, jet, well, issue; drop, drip, dribble, plash, ... meer laten zien

Nederlands: druppelen, dribbelen

16 drop

Get rid of.

synoniemen: cast, cast off, shake off, shed, throw, throw away, throw off.

Roget 782: relinquish, give up, surrender, yield, cede; let go, let slip; spare, drop, resign, forego, renounce, abandon, expropriate, ... meer laten zien

17 drop

Take (a drug, especially LSD), by mouth.

18 drop

Omit (a letter or syllable) in speaking or writing.

19 drop

Leave undone or leave out.

synoniemen: leave out, miss, neglect, omit, overleap, overlook, pretermit.

Nederlands: overslaan, overspringen, skippen, verwaarlozen, weglaten

20 drop

Change from one level to another.

21 drop

Fall or sink into a state of exhaustion or death.

22 drop

Grow worse.

synoniemen: degenerate, deteriorate, devolve.

Nederlands: degenereren, maken, verarmen, verslechteren

23 drop

Give birth; used for animals.

Nederlands: werpen


Moby betekeniswoordenboek: abandon, abate, abdicate, abeyance, abjure, ablate, acknowledge defeat, act drop, advantage, asbestos, asbestos board, ascend, ax, backdrop, backslide, balm, balsam, bank, bate, batten ... meer laten zien.

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