drop around (sometime)

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drop around (sometime)

An invitation to visit one at some non-specific time in the future. Hey, drop around sometime and we can catch up. Please drop around the next time you're in town—I'd love to see you.
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drop around (sometime)

 and drop by (sometime)
to come and visit (someone) at some future time. (Similar to drop in (on someone).) Nice to see you, Mary. You and Bob must drop around sometime. Please do drop around when you're out driving.
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drop around

(for something) to come for a casual visit that includes something such as tea, dinner, a drink, etc. Drop around for a drink sometime. Yes, please drop around.
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"The defendants collected money left in dead drops around the country to use to fund the illicit group."
The prosecution witness said his investigation also showed that the teenager helped supply terrorists with funds by transporting money between dead drops around the country.
The lyrics suggest a political stance with the repeated: "Who runs the lie?" The song drops around the two-minute mark, stripping back to soft beats and Malka singing softly: "We're all falling under."
"The e-research is connected through the Al-Alam Company for information security in the civil register in the National Information Center," he informed, adding that the monthly research drops around 5,000 cases which don't deserve social insurance each month.
Research finds that men's testosterone drops around their friends' wives.
Chinese share prices plunged by about 9 percent in just one day last month, leading to stock price drops around the world.
Alan Ali and his gang of thugs stole tens of thousands of pounds after attacking cash delivery trucks making drops around the city.
The sitcom's inane plots, such as the domestic crises caused when the boss unexpectedly drops around for dinner, seem horribly dated.
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.
Existing buildings are perched precariously on a ridge that drops around 40 m on either side.
"He collected money left in dead drops around the country and provided them to members of the illicit group."
"If you've got small drops around, they'll get in the way of the large drops often enough to keep them oscillating." Last year, Johnson showed theoretically that a significant fraction of raindrops in heavy showers should be oscillating noticeably.
"I met a Turkish woman on social media and she would leave me the shabu in dead drops around the country," the Russian woman said in her statement to prosecutors."I never saw her; I would also leave the money in dead drops around the country.
"I would send a man in Pakistan the money through currency exchange shops and he would leave me the drugs in dead drops around the country," he said in his statement to prosecutors.
"The defendants helped Saraya Al Muqawma Al Sha'biya (the Popular Resistance Brigades) transport weapons and explosives using dead drops around the country," read the court ruling.