Origin of droop
OTHER WORDS FROM droopdroop·ing·ly, adverbre·droop, verb (used without object)un·droop·ing, adjective
How to use droop in a sentence
"The first clue was my landing time," says Jenna, her eyelids already drooping after one hit.
On the other hand, it has restored drooping public support in allied countries for the idea of allying with Washington.
When it was his turn to speak he was dull and off-form, his eyes drooping with fatigue.
Mrs. Haight regarded the radiant young hostess with a malignant stare, prudently veiled by drooping lids.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
The draught invigorated Marius, it cheered Tressan's drooping spirits, and it quenched the Dowager's thirst.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
His shoulders were drooping forward, his head was bowed, and his face was heavy with grief.Motor Matt's "Century" Run|Stanley R. Matthews
No drooping Clytie could be more constant than I to him who strikes the chord that is responsive in my soul.The Fifth String |John Philip Sousa
He looked up as a middle-aged man with a drooping mustache approached.Scattergood Baines|Clarence Budington Kelland