Definitions

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  • v. Second-person singular simple present form of drop.

Etymologies

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drop +‎ -est

Examples

  • I swear to God thou liest as I am Christian: if thou droppest lance and drawest sword, soon shalt thou see thou art carrying water to the cat:

    Don Quixote

  • "My lord King!" says the Queen, "tell me wherefore thou droppest bitter tears?"

    Russian Fairy Tales A Choice Collection of Muscovite Folk-lore

  • -- I swear to God thou liest as I am Christian: if thou droppest lance and drawest sword, soon shalt thou see thou art carrying water to the cat: Biscayan on land, hidalgo at sea, hidalgo at the devil, and look, if thou sayest otherwise thou liest. "

    Don Quixote

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