stop by

phrasal verb

stopped by; stopping by; stops by
informal
: to visit someone briefly
Feel free to stop by anytime.

Examples of stop by in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Wander or ride around the town to marvel at its old Victorian houses, then stop by the Washington Street Mall for beach-day provisions. Evie Carrick, Travel + Leisure, 12 June 2024 See all the buzzy celebs who've stopped by PEOPLE and EW's photo booth at the 2024 Tribeca Festival in N.Y.C. The 2024 Tribeca Festival has been one for the books. Kate Hogan, Peoplemag, 10 June 2024 On the first day of filming, a few Netflix executives stop by to see how the season is shaping up. Kathryn Vanarendonk, Vulture, 4 June 2024 Donald Hawk, Valentine’s executive chef, stops by to compliment her. Bahar Anooshahr, The Arizona Republic, 4 June 2024 See all Example Sentences for stop by 

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“Stop by.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stop%20by. Accessed 23 Jun. 2024.

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