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See definition of drop the bucket on Dictionary.com
  • as inpittance
  • as inchild's play
  • as indrop in the bucket

synonyms for drop the bucket

  • allowance
  • bit
  • dribble
  • drop
  • inadequacy
  • insufficiency
  • mite
  • modicum
  • peanuts
  • pension
  • portion
  • ration
  • scrap
  • smidgen
  • trace
  • trifle
  • chicken feed
  • drop in the bucket
  • slave wages
  • bit
  • trivial amount
  • pittance
  • small amount
  • small change
  • small potatoes
  • small quantity
  • Band-Aid
  • cosmetic measure
  • disappointment
  • drop in the ocean
  • lick and a promise
  • miniscule amount
  • not enough
  • speck
  • spit in the sea
  • too little too late
  • trifle

antonyms for drop the bucket

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  • lot
  • sufficiency
  • whole
  • generosity
  • plenty
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      How to use drop the bucket in a sentence

      Before he could finish the sentence the Hole-keeper said snappishly, "Well, drop out again—quick!"
      DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
      Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
      THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
      At a quarter past seven he took his leave and we let drop our anchor where we were, off Cape Tekke.
      GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
      Now and then he touched one with his long and sallow fingers, lifted its cover, then let it drop mechanically.
      BELLA DONNAROBERT HICHENS
      In fact, on the palm a small drop of blood showed distinctly against the firm, pink flesh.
      UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
      In fact, on the Professor's right hand there showed a drop of blood, perceptibly larger this time than before.
      UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
      Upon the Professor's right hand there showed now a drop of blood, larger still then those other three had been.
      UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
      You never know when you are going to stumble upon a jewel in the most out-of-the-way corner.
      MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
      These figures drop into that mould and henceforth are remembered without difficulty.
      ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
      Pearson flung his knife and fork at it, having forgotten to drop those light weapons when he leaped up.
      HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
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