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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.

dropped

mod. arrested. Harry the Horse was dropped only once last year.
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References in classic literature ?
Entreating Herbert to tell me how he had come to my rescue - which at first he had flatly refused to do, but had insisted on my remaining quiet - I learnt that I had in my hurry dropped the letter, open, in our chambers, where he, coming home to bring with him Startop whom he had met in the street on his way to me, found it, very soon after I was gone.
Herbert got a large bottle of stuff for my arm, and by dint of having this stuff dropped over it all the night through, I was just able to bear its pain on the journey.
Redruth retreated from his place in the gallery and dropped into the boat, which we then brought round to the ship's counter, to be handier for Captain Smollett.
And the next moment he and the captain had dropped aboard of us, and we had shoved off and given way.
He had early dropped again into his dream of a grand invasion of Gaul with the whole strength of his kingdom at his back, and the afternoon had slipped away without his ever coming to himself again.
However, occupancy dropped for the first time in four months with an 8.6 drop to 52%, when compared to the same period last year.
The DROPS - Dropped Object Prevention Forum, a one-day event to discuss safety measures and techniques to prevent losses and injuries in hydrocarbon exploration and production was held at Sheraton Oman hotel on Wednesday under the auspice of H E Khalid bin Omar al Marhoon, Minister of Civil Services.
Dropped a cigarette and left it outside Milanos, Market Street, Huddersfield on April 18.
The biggest drops came from Etihad Atheeb Telecommunication, which dropped 27.8 per cent, Saudi Indian Company for Cooperative Insurance, also known as WAFA Insurance, dropping 26.5 per cent, Saudi Enaya Cooperative Insurance falling 21.8 per cent, Southern Province Cement Company, which fell 20.4 per cent, and Walaa Cooperative Insurance, which dropped 20.3 per cent.
The polls showed the amount of faith Israelis have in their government has dropped dramatically since last year: Israelis' faith in the Knesset dropped from 35% to 26.5%, their faith in the government dropped from 36% to 27%, and their faith in the various political parties dropped from 19% last year to 14%.
NTRA examined 44,500 calls in Greater Cairo (Cairo, Giza, and Qalyubia), 223 of which were blocked and 86 were dropped.
AB de Villiers on 5: Dropped by Joe Root at second slip off James Anderson - the easiest chance Hashim Amla on 76: Dropped by Anderson at slip off Root - went quickly but quite catchable Amla on 120: Dropped by Nick Compton at backward point off Steven Finn - a diving effort to his left Faf du Plessis on 61: Dropped by Anderson at slip off Moeen Ali - hurried on to him and appeared to palm the ball away Amla on 201: Dropped by James Taylor off Stuart Broad - a tough, low chance at short leg Chris Morris on 22: Dropped by Finn off his own bowling - a sharp chance in his follow-through.
These measures could extend from not charging the consumers for dropped calls to compensating them by crediting talk- time or amounts in their accounts,'' the TRAI paper states The regulator has proposed that any call which gets dropped within five seconds would not be charged, and in case a call gets dropped any time after five seconds, the last pulse of the call should not be included for the purpose of charging.
The official statistics released on Friday by Statistics Mauritius said that the European market dropped by 4.3% at 151,861 tourists.