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to move quickly downward from a higher position, usually by accident
to move something or someone slowly down from a higher position
to move down to the ground or to a lower level
if you slip, your feet slide accidentally and you lose your balance or fall over
to fall quickly from a high position
to fall straight down very quickly from a high position
to fall to the ground
to come nearer to the ground
to fall to the ground or into something
to suddenly fall or almost fall
the action of deliberately dropping your microphone at the end of a speech or performance to show you think it was so good that nothing better could follow it
a substance that women put on their lips to make them shiny
moving with rhythm, together as one
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Free thesaurus definition of to move or to move something downwards from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.