Idiom: Drop like flies
Meaning: This means that something is disappearing very quickly. For example, if you said people were dropping like flies, it would mean that they were dying off, quitting or giving up something rapidly.Country: International English | Subject Area: Animals | Usage Type: Both or All Words Used
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- Drop in the ocean
- At the drop of a hat
- Hear a pin drop
- Drop in the bucket
- Drop someone a line
- At a drop of a dime
- As the crow flies
- Drop the ball
- Time flies
- You can catch more flies with honey than with vinegar
- Drop a bombshell
- Drop into your lap
- Water, water everywhere, nor any drop to drink
- Drop the hammer
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