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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

 
1. S(to knock someone down; to punch and knock down a person. Fred dropped Willie with one punch to the jaw.
2. Fig. to stop being friends with someone, especially with one's boyfriend or girlfriend. Bob finally dropped Jane. I don't know what he saw in her. I'm surprised that she didn't drop him first.

drop

1. tv. to kill someone or something. Lefty tried to drop the leader of the gang.
2. in. to get arrested. (Underworld.) Sam dropped, but Mr. Gutman got him off.
3. tv. to knock someone down. Jim dropped Willard with a punch to the shoulder.
4. n. a small drink of liquor; a small serving of liquor. I’ll take just another drop of that dew, if you don’t mind.
5. n. a place at which drugs, alcohol, or other contraband is left to be claimed by the recipient. They switched drops constantly just in case of discovery.
6. tv. to take a drug, specifically acid. (Drugs.) Ted dropped some stuff and went on a trip.

dropped

mod. arrested. Harry the Horse was dropped only once last year.
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drop

/lower the boom
To act suddenly and forcefully to repress a practice or reprimand an offender; crack down.
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She could have taken us three musketeers in her two hands and dropped us out of the window.
He dropped us in town and proceeded home but when we called him the following day because we were to perfom in Githurai, we were not able to reach him.
To save him going around again, he dropped us off, probably, about 100 yards from the airport entrance.
I had last used it in the black hackney cab which dropped us off in Broad Green Road L13.
She has been schooling really well, and the handicapper, having raised us 10lbs, has now dropped us 2lbs to a mark of 114.
The Scots' dismal run has dropped us 14 places since last month and the list of countries now ranked above makes embarrassing reading.
Ms McMylor said: "One police officer was absolutely fuming - he said the taxi driver couldn't have dropped us further off if he'd tried.
Hawkeyethenoo and Tiddliwinks have already dropped us a hint that the 6f race won by Pastoral Player at Newmarket was a very strong handicap.
They dropped us at the King's Cross station from where we took a train to Manchester.
10 : to deliver with a quick stop <Mom dropped us off at school.
The 4-2 defeat at home to Stoke City last weekend and the 3-0 loss at Watford have dropped us back into mid-table, and while the 0-0 draw at Blackpool was not a disaster, we badly needed a win.
Russ Livingston, VP of Ficklin Vineyards, California producer of Port-style wines, recently dropped us a line to let us know that some California winemakers are adding Port to their red table wines to boost their concentration and richness.
A helicopter dropped us and left us for four weeks," Barton said.
We looked like a couple of bums when he dropped us off,'' Nancy said.