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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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Drop shot when the wind is against you because the wind magnifies the backspin effect to make the ball "die" almost where it lands, or even better, makes it bounce back toward the net.
A traditional DROP (also known as a "forward DROP") works like this: An employee who is eligible to retire but wishes to continue in his or her current position elects to "retire" and have his or her pension calculated based on earnings and service as of the DROP election date.
With a magnetic head--similar to the one in a hard disk drive--under a chip, he envisions shuttling many drops around at high speeds in a programmed fashion.
For both clinical and medicolegal reasons, physicians should not use an aminoglycoside-containing drop without very good cause.
Because educational policies will be more effective when they support preventive strategies, school officials need data that accurately describe students' academic trajectories before they drop out.
Internal Combustion Engines--An expected drop in production of medium-to-heavy truck, farm equipment and construction machinery shipments in '00 is expected to result in a 10% drop in gray iron engine casting shipments in '00 to 500,000 tons.
prohibit long-term success using the same controller for multiple drops.
A 600-point drop wouldn't necessarily lead toa great depression, but in percentage terms it would be more than twice the size of the drop on October 28, 1929.
io's hidden upload feature, files can be added to a drop without revealing the drop's name.
If the curl-to-flat player drops too wide too fast, the curl or seam will be wide open.
This slight tug on the nose starts the booster's nose rotating upward as it drops.
When the investigators placed water drops on the surface and shone UV light on a small spot next to one of the drops, the spiropyran molecules snapped into their hydrophilic shape.
These reports led Health Canada to issue warnings regarding the potential ototoxic effects of aminoglycoside eardrops and to recommend that aminoglycoside drops should net be used in an open infected ear for more than 7 days.
Drops are non-searchable, non-networked and never require any type of account registration.
Q: In order to deliver 3,000 [micro]g/ml of antibiotic to the middle ear in a patient with a ventilating tube, topical drops must be able to get down the tube.