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droop

noun

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(Entry 1 of 2)

the extent to which something hangs or dips below a straight line
  • tighten the line at the top of the banner so there won't be so much droop

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droop

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of droop (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to be limp from lack of water or vigor
  • the flowers drooped on their stalks in the blazing sun

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2 to lose bodily strength or vigor
  • as the afternoon wore on, we started to droop

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“Droop.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/droop. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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