a radar echo displayed so as to show the position of a reflecting surface
a sudden minor shock or meaningless interruption; "the market had one bad blip today"; "you can't react to the day-to-day blips"; "renewed jitters in the wake of a blip in retail sales"
a small indefinite quantity (especially of a liquid); "he had a drop too much to drink"; "a drop of each sample was analyzed"; "there is not a drop of pity in that man"; "years afterward, they would pay the blood-money, driblet by driblet"--Kipling
pay out; "spend money"
stop pursuing or acting; "drop a lawsuit"; "knock it off!"
terminate an association with; "drop him from the Republican ticket"
lower the pitch of (musical notes)
stop associating with;
go down in value; "Stock prices dropped"
hang freely; "the ornaments dangled from the tree"; "The light dropped from the ceiling"
the act of dropping something; "they expected the drop would be successful"
change from one level to another; "She dropped into army jargon"
a central depository where things can be left or picked up
leave undone or leave out; "How could I miss that typo?"; "The workers on the conveyor belt miss one out of ten"
a curtain that can be lowered and raised onto a stage from the flies; often used as background scenery
omit (a letter or syllable) in speaking or writing; " New Englanders drop their post-vocalic r's"
a sudden sharp dec
paint (a surface) to make it look like stone or wood
the direction, texture, or pattern of fibers found in wood or leather or stone or in a woven fabric; "saw the board across the grain"
thoroughly work in; "His hands were grained with dirt"
the smallest possible unit of anything; "there was a grain of truth in what he said"; "he does not have a grain of sense"
foodstuff prepared from the starchy grains of cereal grasses
a relatively small granular particle of a substance; "a grain of sand"; "a grain of sugar"
a cereal grass; "wheat is a grain that is grown in Kansas"
dry seed-like fruit produced by the cereal grasses: e.g. wheat, barley, Indian corn
1/7000 pound; equals a troy grain or 64.799 milligrams
1/60 dram; equals an avoirdupois grain or 64.799 milligrams
a weight unit used for pearls or diamonds: 50 mg or 1/4 carat
the side of leather from which the hair has been remov
the 9th letter of the Greek alphabet
a tiny or scarcely detectable amount
a former French coin of low denomination; often used of any small amount of money; "he hasn't a sou to his name"
a slight amount or degree of difference; "a tad too expensive"; "not a tad of difference"; "the new model is a shade better than the old one"
follow, discover, or ascertain the course of development of something; "We must follow closely the economic development is Cuba" ; "trace the student's progress"
make a mark or lines on a surface; "draw a line"; "trace the outline of a figure in the sand"
copy by following the lines of the original drawing on a transparent sheet placed upon it; make a tracing of; "trace a design"; "trace a pattern"
make one's course or travel along a path; travel or pass over, around, or along; "The children traced along the edge of the dark forest"; "The women traced the pasture"
pursue or chase relentlessly; "The hunters traced the deer into the woods"; "the detectives hounded the suspect until they found him"
to go back over again; "we retraced the route we took last summer"; "trace your path"
either of two lines that connect a horse's harness to a wagon or other vehicle or to a whiffletree