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Synonyms for drop out

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  1. drop out, give up, fall by the wayside, drop by the wayside, throw in, throw in the towel, quit, chuck up the sponge(verb)

    give up in the face of defeat of lacking hope; admit defeat

    "In the second round, the challenger gave up"

    Synonyms:
    spare, leave office, allow, abandon, forfeit, vacate, release, put in, give up, resign, forgo, kick, throw in, come in, surrender, part with, fall by the wayside, lay off, waive, throw overboard, dispense with, step down, cede, depart, stop, relinquish, throw in the towel, deliver, inject, cease, chuck up the sponge, renounce, discontinue, free, drop by the wayside, interpose, take leave, forego, interject, quit, foreswear

    Antonyms:
    enter, participate

  2. drop out(verb)

    withdraw from established society, especially because of disillusion with conventional values

    "She hasn't heard from her brother in years--he dropped out after moving to California"

    Synonyms:
    drop by the wayside, fall by the wayside, chuck up the sponge, quit, give up, throw in the towel, throw in

    Antonyms:
    participate, enter

  3. drop out(verb)

    leave school or an educational program prematurely

    "Many students drop out because they are not prepared for our challenging program"

    Synonyms:
    drop by the wayside, fall by the wayside, chuck up the sponge, quit, give up, throw in the towel, throw in

    Antonyms:
    enter, participate

How to pronounce drop out?

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How to say drop out in sign language?

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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How to use drop out in a sentence?

  1. Chris Van Hollen:

    Brett Kavanaugh, according to surveys I've seen, isn't hugely popular around the country, and my sense is that if Brett Kavanaugh doesn't get the nomination as a result of these revelations, then I don't see that having a major impact, if Brett Kavanaugh were to have to drop out because of recent revelations, I don't see how that would mobilize voters.

  2. Elaine Higgleton:

    I think some of them will drop out of usage, binge-watch might go fairly quickly. Who knows what new technology might be around the corner in 18 months time?

  3. Susan Tonuo:

    This has created break up of families and the rise of individualism, with children suffering malnutrition while others drop out of school.

  4. Matt Spellman:

    It's too big, it really is. I'm ready( for people to drop out). It's getting to be too overwhelming.

  5. Rand Paul:

    I'm hoping that after this, the rest of them will drop out and just let me be their nominee.


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