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Spanish translation of “drop”


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 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). drop-out noun a person who withdraws, especially from a course at a university etc or the normal life of society.
estudiante que deja los estudios, marginado
a college drop-out
drop a brick / drop a clanger unknowingly to say or do something extremely tactless. drop back to slow down; to fall behind 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
pasar por
I’ll drop by at his house on my way home.
drop in to arrive informally to visit someone
pasarse (por)
Do drop in (on me) if you happen to be passing!
drop off to become separated or fall off 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 There are only two of us going to the theatre now Mary has dropped out She’s dropped out of college.
(Definition of drop from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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