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English definition of “droop”


verb [I]     /druːp/
to bend or hang down heavily: The flowers were drooping in the heat. I can see you're tired because your eyelids have started to droop.Hanging and suspending If your spirits (= feelings of happiness) droop, you start to feel less happy and energetic.Disappointing yourself and others drooping     adjective drooping branches Bloodhounds have drooping eyes and floppy ears.Hanging and suspending droopy     /ˈdruː.pi/ adjective informal He had a long droopy moustache.Hanging and suspending
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