drop off - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb
present tense
I/you/we/theydrop off
he/she/itdrops off
present participledropping off
past tensedropped off
past participledropped off
  1. 1
    [transitive] same as drop

    Can you drop the kids off at school this morning?

  2. 2
    [transitive] same as drop

    Is it ok if I drop the documents off later?

  3. 3
    same as drop away
  4. 4
    [intransitive] informal to start to sleep

    He usually drops off in front of the telly.

See also main entry: drop