Definition Drop

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Definition

to drop (something): to let (something) fall
verb
Don't drop the soap.
I dropped my watch in the toilet and it doesn't work anymore.
Can we drop the subject? I'd like to talk about something else.

to drop (something or someone) off: to take (something or someone) to a place in a vehicle
verb
I have to drop my mom off at the dentist before I go to work.

a drop (off): a reduction
noun
The prices saw a big drop-off in June.

to drop 59%: to become smaller by, to reduce by, to lower by 59%
verb
Pronunciation examples
UK: Could you drop me off at the mosque on your way to church?
US: Never, ever drop the soap in a prison shower.

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