What does ‘drop’ mean?

The word ‘drop’ can mean many different things. As a verb, the meaning is to accidentally let something fall to the ground.

For example:

  • I dropped a plate on my toe. (let something fall)

Drop is a regular verb. The past tense and past participle is dropped.

phrasal verbs with drop

Phrasal verbs with ‘drop’ include:

  • Drop around/round (visit, deliver)
  • Drop back (move backwards)
  • Drop drop by/in/over (visit)
  • Drop off (deliver, fall asleep)
  • Drop out (quit)
  • Drop drop someone in it (get someone in trouble)
phrasal verbs with drop

Let’s learn the meaning of the phrasal verbs that contain the verb ‘drop’ in more detail and see some examples in use.

phrasal verbs with drop - drop around/round
phrasal verbs with drop - drop back
phrasal verbs with drop - drop by/in/over
phrasal verbs with drop - drop off
phrasal verbs with drop - drop out
phrasal verbs with drop - drop someone in it

You can download a table of phrasal verbs with drop below.