drop someone

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drop

1. verb, slang To end one's friendship with someone. Yeah, I did drop Kelly, but only because our friendship was so toxic.
2. verb, slang To punch someone and cause them to fall down. I can't believe that skinny kid dropped the bully with just one punch!
3. verb, slang To take acid (LSD) or a similar drug. Now that I'm trying to get clean, I can't be around those guys anymore—they're always dropping acid.
4. verb, slang To kill someone or something. I dropped the informant, boss, don't worry—he'll never talk to the police again.
5. noun, slang An agreed-upon location where one can collect drugs or other such items. I thought this was the drop the dealer had told me to go to, but nothing's here.
6. noun An advantage or edge over someone or something. Always used with "the." Those thugs only beat me up because they got the drop on me—it wasn't a fair fight.
7. noun, slang A small amount of liquor. Just give me a drop of that in a shot glass.

drop someone

tv. to knock someone down; to punch and knock down a person. Fred dropped Mooshoo with one punch to the jaw.
See also: drop, someone
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They might go for five bowlers, use four pacers and Shadab and drop someone like Shoaib Malik.
How can you drop someone who is the quickest to 200 wickets on a pitch which will assist him?
Trains: Firstly, Dorking West is about as much use as a starter at a buffet; Deepdene has no parking and every time you drop someone off there, the chances of them not seeing it and strutting off to Dorking Main calling you blind are about as high as you getting side swiped as you leave that layby.
So those heading directly to the terminal building to pick up or drop someone need to be in the lane on the right.
If you are going to drop someone, sit them down and tell them why they are not playing and tell them what they have got to do to get back in the team.
With the kind of players we've got, it has always been difficult to drop someone. We need to strengthen our bowling line a bit."
Meanwhile, a few pages away, motorists continue to whinge about paying PS1 to drop someone off at one particular spot at the airport - even though they can do so for free at another drop-off point nearby.
I haven't done what other people have done - we still have 15 minutes free for people who want to drop someone off.
Now retired I was asked to drop someone at Coventry Railway Station last week, the rst time I'd returned to the area for sometime.
"To drop someone just because you don't like them...
"Still like to see Wells start, but difficult to drop someone. Glad it's not my problem, but well done Town.
But if you drop someone of his caliber, who are you going to replace him with off the waiver wire?