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drooping

adjective

1 drooping

Weak from exhaustion.

synonym: flagging.

Roget 160: weak, feeble, debile; impotent etc. 158; relaxed, unnerved, etc. v.; sapless, strengthless, powerless; weakly, ... show more

Roget 655: diseased; ailing etc. v.; ill, ill of; taken ill, seized with; indisposed, unwell, sick, squeamish, poorly, seedy; ... show more

Roget 688: fatigued, tired etc. v.; weary etc. 841; drowsy etc. 683; drooping etc. v.; ... show more



2 drooping

Hanging down (as from exhaustion or weakness).

synonyms: droopy, sagging.

3 drooping

Having branches or flower heads that bend downward:
— Lilacs with drooping panicles of fragrant flowers.

synonyms: cernuous, nodding, pendulous, weeping.


Moby thesaurus: anemic, asthenic, bagging, baggy, ballooning, bloodless, bowed-down, cast down, chicken, collapsing, coming apart, cowardly, cracking, crumbling, dangling, dashed, debilitated, decadent, deciduous, declining ... show more.

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droop

noun

1 droop

A shape that sags.

synonym: sag.

Dutch: hoogteverschil, verzakking, zakken

verb

1 droop

Droop, sink, or settle from or as if from pressure or loss of tautness.

synonyms: flag, sag, swag.

Roget 837: be dejected etc. adj.; grieve; mourn etc. (lament) 839; take on, give way, lose heart, despond, droop, sink.    ... show more

Roget 688: be fatigued etc. adj.; yawn etc. (get sleepy) 683; droop, sink, flag; lose breath, lose wind; gasp, pant, ... show more

Roget 306: descend; go down, drop down, come down; fall, gravitate, drop, slip, slide, rappel, settle; plunge, plummet, ... show more

Roget 828: feel pain, suffer pain, experience pain, undergo pain, bear pain, endure pain etc. n., smart, ache etc. (physical pain) 378; suffer, ... show more

Roget 655: be ill etc. adj.; ail, suffer, labor under, be affected with, complain of, have; droop, flag, languish, halt; ... show more

Dutch: doorhangen, doorzakken, nalaten, slenteren, verslappen

2 droop

Hang loosely or laxly.

synonym: loll.

Dutch: afhangen

3 droop

Become limp.

synonym: wilt.

Dutch: moe worden, verwelken


adjective

Roget 659: unimproved etc. (improve) etc. 658; deteriorated etc. v.; altered, altered for the worse; injured etc. v.; ... show more

Moby thesaurus: amble, bad, bag, become suicidal, blow, blue, break, break down, burn out, cadence, cascade, cast down, catenary, cave, cave in, collapse, come apart, come unstuck, conk out, couch ... show more.

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