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Dronishly
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droob
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drooping juniper
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drop a dime
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Drooped definitions

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Droop Droop, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Drooped; p. pr. & vb. n. Drooping.] [Icel. dr?pa; akin to E. drop. See Drop.] 1. To hang bending downward; to sink or hang down, as an animal, plant, etc., from physical inability or exhaustion, want of nourishment, or the like. ``The purple flowers droop.'' ``Above her drooped a lamp.'' --Tennyson. I saw him ten days before he died, and observed he began very much to droop and languish. --Swift. 2. To grow weak or faint with disappointment, grief, or like causes; to be dispirited or depressed; to languish; as, her spirits drooped. I'll animate the soldier's drooping courage. --Addison. 3. To proceed downward, or toward a close; to decline. ``Then day drooped.'' --Tennyson.



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