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English definition of “drone”


noun [U]  /droʊn/ us  
a low, continuous noise: I could hear the drone of an airplane.


verb [I]  /droʊn/ us  
to make a low, continuous noise: The radio droned in the background while we talked. To drone on is to talk in a low voice that does not change and is considered boring.
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