Die Übersetzung von "drop" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /drop/

a small round or pear-shaped blob of liquid, usually falling

a drop of rain.

a small quantity (of liquid)

If you want more wine, there’s a drop left.

an act of falling

baisse, chute
a drop in temperature.

a vertical descent

From the top of the mountain there was a sheer drop of a thousand feet.
droplet /-lit/ noun

a tiny drop

droplets of rain.
droppings noun plural

excrement (of animals or birds).

crottes, chiures
drop-out noun

a person who withdraws, especially from a course at a university etc or the normal life of society.

a college drop-out
drop a brick / drop a clanger

unknowingly to say or do something extremely tactless.

faire une gaffe
drop back

to slow down; to fall behind

se laisser distancer
I was at the front of the crowd, but I dropped back to speak to Bill.
drop by

to visit someone casually and without being invited

passer voir
I’ll drop by at his house on my way home.
drop in

to arrive informally to visit someone

passer voir
Do drop in (on me) if you happen to be passing!
drop off

to become separated or fall off

se détacher
The door handle dropped off
This button dropped off your coat.

to fall asleep

I was so tired I dropped off in front of the television.

to allow to get off a vehicle

Drop me off at the corner.
drop out (often with of)

to withdraw from a group, from a course at university, or from the normal life of society

vivre en marge de la société
There are only two of us going to the theatre now Mary has dropped out
She’s dropped out of college.

(Die Übersetzung von "drop" von PASSWORT Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)