drop everything Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Meaning of “drop everything” in the English Dictionary

"drop everything" in British English

See all translations

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

See all translations

drop everything

to ​immediatelystop 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…
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day
faith school

a school that is financially supported by a particular religious group, usually for children from that religion

Word of the Day