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droops

verb
present tense third-person singular of droop

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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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“Droops.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/droops. Accessed 26 Jan. 2022.

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