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    drop out

    drop out - Dictionary definition and meaning for word drop out

    Definition
    (verb) give up in the face of defeat of lacking hope; admit defeat
    Example Sentence
    • In the second round, the challenger gave up
    Definition
    (verb) withdraw from established society, especially because of disillusion with conventional values
    Example Sentence
    • She hasn't heard from her brother in years--he dropped out after moving to California
    Definition
    (verb) leave school or an educational program prematurely
    Example Sentence
    • Many students drop out because they are not prepared for our challenging program
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