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acid drop

ac·id drop
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Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [as-id drop]
    • /ˈæs ɪd drɒp/
    • /ˈæsɪd drɒp/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [as-id drop]
    • /ˈæs ɪd drɒp/

Definitions of acid drop words

  • noun acid drop a boiled sweet with a sharp taste 3
  • noun acid drop a tart candy, as a sourball. 1
  • noun acid drop An old-fashioned sour boiled sweet. 0

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Origin of acid drop

First appearance:

before 1830
One of the 36% newest English words
First recorded in 1830-40

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Parts of speech for Acid drop

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

acid drop popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 36% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 73% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

acid drop usage trend in Literature

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