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synonyms for dropped

  • discarded
  • released
  • abandoned
  • discharged
  • expelled
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How to use dropped in a sentence

As the weeks wore on, the pretence of practical teaching was quietly dropped, and we crammed our science out of the text-book.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
As the window dropped, Ripperda saw the wounded postilion fall on the neck of his horse.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
Quickly he gained a sofa by the window and dropped down upon it, watching, listening.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
In sheer nervousness, Hilda also dropped to her knees on the hearthrug, and began to worry the fire with the poker.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
You know the fable about the dog who dropped his meat in the water, trying to snap at its reflection?
ROSEMARY IN SEARCH OF A FATHERC. N. WILLIAMSON
Merrill dropped the meat he was dragging over the floor, and turned to confront Alessandro's eyes.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
Squinty dropped down on his four legs, since he found that walking on his hind ones brought him no food.
SQUINTY THE COMICAL PIGRICHARD BARNUM
We came upon the buffaloes unexpectedly, and at the first shot Pearson dropped one dead—shot through the heart.
HUNTING THE LIONSR.M. BALLANTYNE
It was a windy night and a sudden gust blew his tall hat into the river, and after it unfortunately dropped the meerschaum.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
As the pairs gradually dropped out, Haggard and his partner became the cynosure of every eye.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
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WORDS RELATED TO DROPPED

  • alone
  • cast aside
  • cast away
  • deserted
  • discarded
  • dissipated
  • dropped
  • dumped
  • eliminated
  • empty
  • forgotten
  • forsaken
  • given up
  • godforsaken
  • jilted
  • left
  • left in the cold
  • left in the lurch
  • neglected
  • on the rocks
  • outcast
  • passed up
  • pigeon-holed
  • rejected
  • relinquished
  • shunned
  • side-tracked
  • sidelined
  • unoccupied
  • vacant
  • vacated
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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