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droop

 (dro͞op)
v. drooped, droop·ing, droops
v.intr.
1. To bend or hang downward: "His mouth drooped sadly, pulled down, no doubt, by the plump weight of his jowls" (Gore Vidal).
2. To bend or sag gradually: flowers drooping in the midday heat.
3. To sag in dejection or exhaustion: drooped from lack of sleep.
v.tr.
To let bend or hang down: "He drooped his body over the rail" (Norman Mailer).
n.
The act or condition of drooping.

[Middle English droupen, from Old Norse drūpa; see dhreu- in Indo-European roots.]

droop′i·ly, droop′ing·ly adv.
droop′y adj.

droopy

(ˈdruːpɪ)
adj
hanging or sagging downwards: a droopy moustache.
ˈdroopily adv
ˈdroopiness n

droop•y

(ˈdru pi)

adj. droop•i•er, droop•i•est.
1. hanging down; sagging.
2. disheartened; dejected.
[1200–50]
droop′i•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.droopy - hanging down (as from exhaustion or weakness)
lax - lacking in strength or firmness or resilience; "a lax rope"; "a limp handshake"

droopy

adjective sagging, limp, wilting, stooped, floppy, drooping, languid, flabby, languorous, pendulous, lassitudinous a droopy moustache
Translations

droopy

[ˈdruːpɪ] ADJ (droopier (compar) (droopiest (superl)))
1. [moustache, tail, breasts] → colgón
2. (hum) (= tired) → mustio

droopy

[ˈdruːpi] adj [moustache] → tombant(e)

droopy

adj
schlaff; tailherabhängend; moustachenach unten hängend; eyelidsherunterhängend; (with sleep) → schwer
(inf, = tired, weak) → schlaff, schlapp (inf)

droopy

[ˈdruːpɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (moustache) → cascante
References in classic literature ?
The pier was crowded with carriages and men; passengers were arriving and hurrying on board; the vessel's decks were encumbered with trunks and valises; groups of excursionists, arrayed in unattractive traveling costumes, were moping about in a drizzling rain and looking as droopy and woebegone as so many molting chickens.
Cocker spaniels can have quite droopy faces which can result in a bit of tear overflow and staining, and in itself that's not a problem.
It looks just like the droopy Sorting Hat from the Harry Potter movies
Martha, with her droopy red eyes, uncontrollable drool and baggy skin, is, as one person described her,"so ugly she's beautiful.
Coleen became visibly upset but fellow panellist Janet Street Porter asked Hopkins: "Do you think talking about a cancer victim having a droopy breast is constructive?
When Coleen became visibly upset, fellow Loose Women panellist Janet Street Porter stepped in and asked Hopkins: "Do you think talking about a cancer victim having a droopy breast is constructive?
I was only angry when they were really, really droopy.
The 37-year-old star, famous for her role as a troubled teen in 90s show 90210, caused a bit of a stir when she showcased her droopy assets on the red carpet this week.
If that's not the case and they have brown woody stems, uneven growth and droopy leaves, leave them alone.
DYNAMO DROOPY, a greyhound bought "for a bit of fun" delivered again at Belle Vue yesterday, writes John Forbes.
Just enjoy the silliness - like Lee trying to convince a drug dealer that he was a drug-taker - yeah, he'd tried them all: "Speed, Speed 2, Charlie, Brown, Snoopy, Droopy, Fred Basset.