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Definition of the verb drop away
What does drop away mean as a doing phrase?
- get worse
Syntactic formula Example for the syntactic formula [Attribute - scalar] of [Patient] [Verb] The price of oil soared [Attribute - scalar] of [Patient] [Verb] [Extent] The price of oil increased ten percent [Attribute - scalar] of [Patient] [Verb] by [Extent] The price of oil increased by ten percent [Patient]'s [Attribute] [Verb] Oil's price soared [Patient]'s [Attribute] [Verb] [Extent] Oils's price increased ten percent [Patient]'s [Attribute] [Verb] by [Extent] Oils's price increased by ten percent [Patient] [Verb] Imports have declined [Patient] [Verb] by [Extent] Nonperforming assets at these banks declined by %15 [Patient] [Verb] in [Attribute] Oil soared in price
Verbs of Change of State (with the same syntax): advance, appreciate, balloon, climb, decline, decrease, depreciate, diminish, dip, drop, dwindle, fall, fluctuate, gain, grow, increase, jump, lower, move, mushroom, plummet, plunge, rise, rocket, shift, skyrocket, soar, surge, swell, tumble, vary.
- lexical domain: Change - verbs of size, temperature change, intensifying, etc.
- synonyms of drop away: drop off / fall away / slip
- more generic words: decline / worsen = grow worse
- more specific words: backslide / lapse = drop to a lower level, as in one's morals or standards
Alternative definition of the verb drop away
- [intransitive] to become less or less numerous.
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Drill down through Drill into – Drink up Drive away – – – – – – – – – Drop away Drop back Drop by – – – Drop in – Drop off – Drop out – – get to the bottom of something; get detailed data repeat something many times to make someone learn it ...
by Rosalind Fergusson
JSjft — it to drop away 1. MM \ feW 2.
Mongolian English Dictionary (2013)
umbilical cord, navel, ~боох totie theumbilical cord,~ нэгтэй born of the same mother, хүйн холбоотой intimately connected, хүйг цөглүүлэх to let the umbilical cord drop away ХҮЙ III.community, group, ~ нэгдэл community,~ ...
to passormovetowardsthestern;Drop away,off,todepart,disappear; Drop down,tosail, move,orrowdowna coast,or down a rivertothe sea;Drop in, tocome incasually; Dropout, ...
by Seth Godin, Lark Productions LLC, Seth Godin Productions
doze off, dwindle, fall off, tail off; 8 drift off, drop away, fall away, fall back, flake out, peter out, taper off; 9 drowse off; 10 fall asleep drop-off: 4 drop; 5 cliff, slack, slump; 7 falloff; 8 decrease; 9 lessening drop off to sleep: 7 doze off, drop off drop ...
phrasal verbs drop away Your friends or supporters drop away when they abandon you. drop-out dry drop back or drop behind You drop back,
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How quick the sun can drop away
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