drop-in

noun
\ˈdräp-ˌin \

Definition of drop-in 

(Entry 1 of 2)

1 : a casual visit or brief stop

2 : one who drops in : a casual visitor

drop in

verb

Definition of drop in (Entry 2 of 2)

intransitive verb

: to pay an unexpected or casual visit often used with on

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Examples of drop-in in a Sentence

Verb

drop in any time—we're always home

First Known Use of drop-in

Noun

1819, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Verb

circa 1600, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of drop-in was circa 1600

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