Bedeutung von "drop" Essential amerikanisches Englisch Wörterbuch


verb us /drɑp/ (present participle dropping, past tense and past participle dropped)

B1 to fall or let something fall:

She tripped and dropped the vase.

If you drop a plan, activity, class, or idea, you stop doing or planning it:

Plans for a new supermarket have been dropped.
Is it too late to drop your art class?

If a level or amount drops, it becomes less:

Unemployment has dropped from 8% to 6% in the last year.

to take someone or something to a place, usually by car as you travel somewhere else:

I can drop you at the station on my way to work.

(Definition von "drop verb" von Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)