verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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Origin of droop
OTHER WORDS FROM droopdroop·ing·ly, adverbre·droop, verb (used without object)un·droop·ing, adjective
Words nearby droop
Example sentences from the Web for droop
A few are recovering from eating disorders; their cheeks are hollow and their scrawny arms droop like slack rubber bands.
The thinner you become, the lower your leptin levels droop, and the more food it takes to satisfy your appetite.
He looked up, half shutting his one funny eye, and cocking one ear up, and letting the other droop down.Squinty the Comical Pig|Richard Barnum
Love has come rushing to the beck of a tip-tilted chin, or the tone of a voice, or the droop of an eyelid.Cabin Fever|B. M. Bower
Then his head grew very tired, and his eyes began to droop till they were tight shut and he fell asleep.Seven O'Clock Stories|Robert Gordon Anderson
The old gentleman shook his head, let his arms sadly droop, and appeared to sink into deep musing.Balsamo, The Magician|Alexander Dumas
The Duchess bore it again, but the lines of her mouth, with the strong droop at the corners, became a trifle grim.Marriage la mode|Mrs. Humphry Ward