dewdrop dewdrop

Definition(s):

  • (n) a drop of dew

Usage(s):

  1. The dewdrop-shaped design is mired in controversy -- it clashes with both traditional values and the nearby architecture.
  2. It took a discerning ear to separate the sound of an opening lotus from the purl of a fish lazily waking to his morning meal or the plip of a dewdrop on a mossy stone.
  3. The birth of each child precipitates a search for the proper dewdrop, containing the spirit of the appropriate ancestor, to place on its tongue.

News

  1. 1-year-old falls from second-story window in Forest Park

    A 1-year-old girl was taken to the hospital Thursday evening after falling from a second-story window, police say. It happened around 6 p.m. at an apartment complex in the 600 block of Dewdrop Circle.
    on September 20, 2013     Source: FOX 19 Cincinnati

  2. Forest Park police reports

    Allah Jackson, 37, 608 Dewdrop, vandalism, Aug. 18.
    on September 18, 2013     Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer

Quotes

  • "Tabu listens acutely. The whole world, life itself is reflected in her eyes," Nair said in an interview published Thursday in DNA newspaper. "That's why I cast her as Ashima, who has to be the dewdrop bride at 21 and have the gravitas of a...
    on Mar 21, 2007 By: Mira Nair Source: International Herald Tribune

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