Hindi translation of 'drop'
drop /drɒp ड्रॉप्/
Word forms: drops, dropping, dropped
1. intransitive verb, countable noun
If a level or amount drops, or if there is a drop in it, it quickly becomes less.
Temperatures can drop to freezing at night.
The price of his London home dropped by £1.25m.
She was prepared to take a drop in wages.
drop below something
drop from x to y
drop by x percent
a drop in something
a drop below something
a drop in profits/revenue/earnings/sales/prices
a drop in temperature/demand/numbers
a big/significant/sharp/steep/dramatic drop
report/record a drop
avoid/experience/suffer/show/cause a drop
SIMILAR WORDSfall, decline, decrease, reduction
2. transitive or intransitive verb
If you drop something, or if it drops, it falls straight down.
I dropped my glasses and broke them.
My book dropped out of my bag.
dropping uncountable noun
गिराने का कार्य mn
...the dropping of the first atomic bomb.
3. countable noun
You use drop to talk about vertical distances.
उर्ध्वाधर दूरी nf
It's only a four-foot drop.
4. transitive or intransitive verb
If a person or a part of their body drops to a lower position, or if they drop a part of their body to a lower position, they move to that position, often in a tired way.
व्यक्ति के शरीर के किसी अंग का शिथिल हो जाना/झुक जाना या शिथिल हो जाना
Nancy dropped into a nearby chair.
She let her head drop.
5. transitive or intransitive verb
If your voice drops, or if you drop your voice, you speak more quietly.
धीरे से कुछ बोलना/धीरे से कहना
He dropped his voice and looked at the door.
6. transitive verb, phrasal verb
If the driver of a vehicle drops you somewhere, or if they drop you off, they stop the vehicle and you get out.
गाड़ी से छोड़ना/गाड़ी से छोड़ देना
He dropped me outside the hotel.
Just drop me off at the airport.
7. transitive verb
If you drop an idea, course of action, or habit, you decide not to continue with it.
He was told to drop the idea.
If you drop a hint, you give someone a hint in a casual way.
9. countable noun
A drop of a liquid is a very small amount of it shaped like a little ball.
drop by or drop in
If you drop by, or if you drop in, you visit someone informally.
अचानक कहीं पहुंच जाना
He dropped by the office.
Why not drop in for a chat?
1. see drop 6
If you drop off or drop off to sleep, you go to sleep.
(सोने के लिए) जाना
If someone drops out of college or a race, for example, they leave it without finishing what they started.
किसी काम को बीच में ही छोड़ देना
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Example Sentences Including 'drop'
The closest she'd got was the sudden drop at the end of the terrace, where the Paperwings actually took off.LIRAEL: DAUGHTER OF THE CLAYR (2001)
Greig introduced his wife, asked Andrea to drop by his rooms at tea time.THE COMPANY OF STRANGERS (2002)
He had to tell her to drop out of his life, that he could no longer help her.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
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'drop' in Other Languages
- Arabic: قَطْرَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: queda
- Chinese: 降低
- Croatian: kap
- Czech: pokles náhlý
- Danish: fald
- Dutch: scherpe daling omlaag
- European Spanish: descenso
- Finnish: pisara
- French: chute
- German: Tropfen Tropfen
- Greek: μείωση
- Italian: calo
- Japanese: しずく
- Korean: 방울
- Norwegian: dråpe
- Polish: kropla
- Portuguese: gota
- Romanian: scădere scăderi
- Russian: снижение
- Spanish: caída
- Swedish: droppe
- Thai: น้อยลง
- Turkish: damla
- Ukrainian: падіння
- Vietnamese: sự sụt giảm
- Arabic: يَسْقُطُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: deixar cair
- Chinese: 降低
- Croatian: sniziti
- Czech: poklesnout klesatnáhle
- Danish: falde
- Dutch: scherp dalen
- European Spanish: descender accidentalmente
- Finnish: pudottaa
- French: baisser se réduire
- German: fallen lassen
- Greek: πέφτω αφήνω να πέσει
- Italian: calare
- Japanese: 落とす
- Korean: (...을) 똑똑 떨어트리다
- Norwegian: miste
- Polish: upuścić upuszczać
- Portuguese: deixar cair
- Romanian: a scădea
- Russian: понижать
- Spanish: caer
- Swedish: tappa
- Thai: ลดลง
- Turkish: düşürmek
- Ukrainian: падати упасти
- Vietnamese: sụt giảm
Translation of drop from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary