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"drop everything" in British English

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drop everything

to stop whatever you are doing: We just dropped everything and rushed to the hospital.
(Definition of drop everything from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"drop everything" in American English

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drop everything

to immediately stop what you were doing in order to do something else: We realized we were late and had to drop everything and rush out the door.
(Definition of drop everything from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “drop everything”
in Chinese (Simplified) 停止一切活动,停下手上的活儿…
in Chinese (Traditional) 停止一切活動,停下手上的工作…
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