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droop

  

      vb  
1    to sag or allow to sag, as from weakness or exhaustion; hang down; sink  
2    intr   to be overcome by weariness; languish; flag  
3    intr   to lose courage; become dejected  
      n  
4    the act or state of drooping  
     (C13: from Old Norse drupa; see drop)  
  drooping      adj  
  droopingly      adv  
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droop

  
1    bend, dangle, drop, fall down, hang (down), sag, sink  
2    decline, diminish, fade, faint, flag, languish, slump, wilt, wither  
3    despond, falter, give in, give up, give way, lose heart or hope  

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droopy, drop, droopily, drooping

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