[noun] 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" Synonyms:driblet
[noun] a shape that is small and round; "he studied the shapes of low-viscosity drops"; "beads of sweat on his forehead" Synonyms:bead, pearl
[noun] 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" Synonyms:dip, fall, free fall
[noun] a steep high face of rock; "he stood on a high cliff overlooking the town"; "a steep drop" Synonyms:cliff, -off
[noun] a predetermined hiding place for the deposit and distribution of illicit goods (such as drugs or stolen property)
[noun] a free and rapid descent by the force of gravity; "it was a miracle that he survived the drop from that height" Synonyms:fall
[noun] a curtain that can be lowered and raised onto a stage from the flies; often used as background scenery Synonyms:curtain, cloth
[noun] a central depository where things can be left or picked up
[noun] the act of dropping something; "they expected the drop would be successful"
[verb] let fall to the ground; "Don't drop the dishes"
[verb] to fall vertically; "the bombs are dropping on enemy targets"
[verb] go down in value; "Stock prices dropped"
[verb] fall or drop to a lower place or level; "He sank to his knees" Synonyms:sink, down
[verb] terminate an association with; "drop him from the Republican ticket"
[verb] utter casually; "drop a hint"
[verb] stop pursuing or acting; "drop a lawsuit"; "knock it off!" Synonyms:knock off