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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 spongeverb

    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 outverb

    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 outverb

    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

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#6173spare
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#11444cease
#11564surrender
#14530abandon
#18763waive
#19661resign
#22808discontinue
#23792inject
#29516forfeit
#36540vacate
#41807relinquish
#42606renounce
#49362forgo
#49931forego
#66067cede
#110746interject
#134991interpose

How to use drop out in a sentence?

  1. Frank Zappa, Liner notes from the album, "Freak Out," 1965:

    Drop out of school before your mind rots from our mediocre educational system.

  2. Michael Cuda:

    It can be a really tough spot especially when you have the bottom drop out, a lot of assets suddenly become valueless.

  3. Ohio Gov. John Kasich:

    They haven't been right about me from the beginning, remember they said he wouldn't get in, he wouldn't have the money, he wouldn't be able to make the debates, he'll have to drop out before New Hampshire. Now it's that he doesn't have the infrastructure in South Carolina.

  4. Donald Trump:

    I have n’t heard from anyone saying I should drop out, and that would never happen, never happen, that’s not the kind of person I am. I am in this until the end.

  5. Timothy Leary:

    Turn on, tune in, drop out


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