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Word: droop

Definition: bend or hang downward; become weakened; Ex. His shoulders drooped with tiredness; N.


Sentences Containing 'droop'

For three days he watered this cabbage with a distillation of arsenic; on the third, the cabbage began to droop and turn yellow.
He makes dreadful mouths as he rules the ciphering-book; and now he throws his eye sideways down our lane, and we all droop over our books and tremble.
Now the thing for YOU to do is to droop your tails and go home and crawl in a hole.
The Manta had more "sporty" styling, including a droop-snoot nose not seen on the Ascona, which was similar to the UK equivalent of the Ascona the Cavalier Mk1.
The series featured Yogi Bear and Boo-Boo Bear accompanied by Magilla Gorilla, Huckleberry hound, Quick Draw McGraw Baba Looey, Snagglepuss, Wally Gator, Lippy the Lion Hardy Har Har, Augie Doggie and Doggie Daddy, Squiddly Diddly, Peter Potamus So-So, Touché Turtle and Dum Dum, Secret Squirrel and Morocco Mole, Hokey Wolf, Ding-A-Ling Wolf, Yakky Doodle Chopper, Pixie and Dixie Mr. Jinks, Ricochet Rabbit Droop-a-Long, Atom Ant, The Hillbilly Bears, and others as they travel around the world in a flying ark, searching for a paradise to call home, a place without pollution or crime.
They droop downwards and taper into fine, yellow-brown clubbed tips that are covered with dark-colored hairs.

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