Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / dropping
FEEDBACK

dropping

See definition of dropping on Dictionary.com
  • verbfall in globules
  • verblet go of; fall
  • verbabandon; ignore

synonyms for dropping

  • bead
  • bleed
  • descend
  • distill
  • drain
  • dribble
  • drip
  • emanate
  • hail
  • leak
  • ooze
  • percolate
  • precipitate
  • seep
  • snow
  • splash
  • trickle
  • trill
See also synonyms for: droppings
  • shoot
  • decline
  • lower
  • plunge
  • collapse
  • dump
  • tumble
  • dive
  • slump
  • shed
  • abandon
  • slide
  • plummet
  • go down
  • slip
  • knock
  • release
  • fell
  • sink
  • duck
  • relinquish
  • loosen
  • topple
  • unload
  • flop
  • floor
  • descend
  • pitch
  • depress
  • ground
  • plump
  • bring down
  • keel over
  • give up
  • cave in
  • nose-dive
Meet Grammar Coach
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar Coach
Improve Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

antonyms for dropping

MOST RELEVANT
  • pour
  • ascend
  • continue
  • do
  • downpour
  • mount
  • pursue
  • rise
  • take up
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

TRY USING dropping

See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140
QUIZ
The Ideal Quiz For Idealistic Libras
START THE QUIZ

How to use dropping in a sentence

Google is not alone in repeatedly misjudging the dropping price of solar cells over the last few decades and its impact on how we think about clean energy.
CHEAPER SOLAR PV IS KEY TO ADDRESSING CLIMATE CHANGEGERNOT WAGNERJUNE 30, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Yes, the cover protects the grill from rain, snow, and bird droppings.
OPTIMAL GRILLING ACCESSORIES AND GRILLING TOOLS FOR THE BEST BACKYARD BBQIRENA COLLAKUJUNE 25, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
Then microbes attack the earthworm’s droppings, breaking down the residue further still.
HUMANITY’S GREATEST ALLY AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE IS THE EARTH ITSELFSARAH KAPLANAPRIL 22, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The rat-free islands are also filled with tall grasses, fertilized to lush growth by bird droppings.
HOW SCIENTISTS HELPED ALASKA’S “RAT ISLAND” SHAKE OFF ITS NAMESAKE RODENTSELLIE SHECHETMARCH 10, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The rapidly dropping cost of solar and wind power means green hydrogen is now cheap enough to be practical.
10 BREAKTHROUGH TECHNOLOGIES 2021DAVID ROTMANFEBRUARY 24, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Before the scat party, other volunteers had walked along planned routes, searching for coyote droppings.
ARE COYOTES MOVING INTO YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD?KATHRYN HULICKSEPTEMBER 3, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
First a shower of shells dropping all along the lower ridges and out over the surface of the Bay.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Fancy that enormous shell dropping suddenly out of the blue on to a ship's deck swarming with troops!
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
Chief and most musical among these signs were the almost forgotten sounds of dropping water, and tinkling rills.
THE GIANT OF THE NORTHR.M. BALLANTYNE
You often have fellows dropping in to your chambers at night; at my house we shall be secure from interruption.
ELSTER'S FOLLYMRS. HENRY WOOD
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
SEPTEMBER 16, 2021
Choose the synonym for boredom
glasnost

WORDS RELATED TO DROPPING

  • bottomward
  • cascading
  • declining
  • depressed
  • descending
  • downgrade
  • downhill
  • downward
  • dropping
  • earthward
  • falling
  • gravitating
  • groundward
  • inferior
  • nether
  • precipitating
  • sagging
  • sinking
  • sliding
  • slipping
  • subjacent
  • to the bottom
  • under
  • underneath
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

azureadjective | [azh-er ]SEE DEFINITION