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drop out

phrasal verb with drop uk   /drɒp/ us   /drɑːp/ verb -pp-
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drop out

phrasal verb with drop us   /drɑp/ verb -pp-
to stop going to school before finishing the course of instruction: He dropped out of school when he was 16.
(Definition of drop out from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"drop out" in Business English

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drop out

phrasal verb with drop uk   /drɒp/ us   verb -pp-
[I] to not do something you were planning to do, or to stop doing something before you have finished: Some bidders are rumoured to have dropped out because of the cost of putting the company back on its feet.drop out of sth He dropped out of school a month before graduation .
(Definition of drop out from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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