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  • adj. Not dropped

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The British officials, and actually some American officials on the ships, the carriers in the Gulf region, are saying that some aircraft are returning with their bombs unexploded, undropped.

    CNN Transcript Oct 9, 2001

  • The slaves left the plough in the furrow, and the corn undropped, and hurried home.

    The Love Story of Abner Stone

  • While his fair eyes, that swam with undropped tears,

    Poems of Coleridge

  • Canada's CF-18s brought their bomb load back undropped Thursday and have yet to fire.

    The Globe and Mail - Home RSS feed

  • They were trying to do this with very poor navigational aids, frequently discovering that planes were returning with bombs undropped as they couldn't find the target.

    Telegraph.co.uk - Telegraph online, Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph

  • There also was a control carrot, which remained undropped.

    chicagotribune.com -

  • I have to say my jaw stayed undropped throughout all this.

    mirror.co.uk - Home

  • “Father told me once that she was at a school where an undropped ‘g’ was worse than a dropped ‘h’.

    Maid in Waiting

  • "These things happen in threes" a title informs us, and writer-director Frank V. Ross uses this undropped shoe the same way his friend and fellow director Joe Swanberg (

    Chicago Reader

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