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a tear/rain/dew drop
I felt a drop of rain on my face.
There were drops of blood on his shirt.
He asked for a drop of brandy.
Would you like a drop more tea?
The company announced a 15% drop in profits.
There was a sharp drop in the temperature during the night.
At the edge of the cliff is a 100-metre drop.
She didn't have a drop of imagination.
Air drops of food were made in the region.
The kidnappers gave them instructions about where to make the drop.
You can't just resign at the drop of a hat.
This money is just a drop in the ocean compared to what's needed.
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Definition of drop from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.