mic drop

mic drop

1. verb To dramatically drop one's microphone (or, often, to mimic such a motion) after a particularly decisive or impressive performance, action, or statement. Did you see him mic drop after that rap battle?
2. noun A decisive or impressive statement or action. You were so confident during your presentation that the last slide was like, boom, mic drop! I think the partners were very impressed. That dunk was the mic drop that ended the series.
See also: drop, mic
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It just wasnt enough for this to be the ultimate mic drop.
It was the most preposterous mic drop in German history.
E'S the bad boy of The X Factor who shocked viewers with his infamous mic drop.
The list of new words in the dictionary also includes 'hygge', a concept, originating in Denmark, of creating cosy and convivial atmospheres that promote wellbeing; mic drop, theatrical gesture in which a person drops (or imitates the action of dropping) a hand-held microphone to the ground as the finale to a speech or performance; and trumpism, which means either the policies advocated by the US politician Donald Trump, especially those involving a rejection of the current political establishment and the vigorous pursuit of American national interests, or a controversial or outrageous statement attributed to Donald Trump.
Unlike many of the rapper's critics, who viewed West's throwing of his mic in the air and walking off stage as an act by a temperamental divo (a mic malfunction may have been a factor), Ryder sees the mic drop incident as an example of artistic expression.
NBA fans will always remember Bryant's mic drop, forgetting the 8-for-27 nights in Milwaukee when he looked old and tired and beat up.
Thanks to Mic Drop I just lost my job," they wrote.
One of their most talked about pranks this year is a new feature for Gmail called Gmail Mic Drop.
Then he went for a mic drop moment by revealing Trump's name was originally Drumpf, but had been changed by his grandfather when the family arrived in America from Germany.
If she was performing spoken word, moments like this are like a perfectly placed mic drop.
It just wasnEt enough for this to be the ultimate mic drop.
The Mic Drop tool was placed next to the normal Send button, but once clicked sent a message containing a GIF of a character from the Minion movies dropping a microphone, as well as muting any future replies, ending the conversation.
After that mic drop of a line, we see Kirke head into a motel room, where she checks to make sure she has the correct items in her briefcase at the same time that the police are going through Zayn's briefcase to find only clothing.
Gaga ended her performance with a shoutout to her parents and an epic mic drop.
he said as a seeming mic drop to cap his successful hosting, relieved that he pulled through the gig without hitches.