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  1. dropoutnoun

    someone who quits school before graduation

  2. dropoutnoun

    someone who withdraws from a social group or environment


  1. dropoutnoun

    Someone who has left an educational institution without completing the course

    The politicians of the world are mere political university dropouts.

  2. dropoutnoun

    The slot in the frame that accepts the axles of the wheels.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dropout in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dropout in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of dropout in a Sentence

  1. Walter E. Williams:

    Liberalism is a moral manipulation that exaggerates inequity and unfairness in American life in order to justify overreaching public policies and programs. Liberalism undermines the spirit of self-help and individual responsibility. For liberals in academia, the fact that black college students earn lower grades and have a higher dropout rate than any group besides reservation Indians means that blacks remain stymied and victimized by white racism. Thus, their push for affirmative action and other race-based programs is to assuage their guilt and shame for America’s past by having people around with black skin color. The heck with the human being inside that skin.

  2. Arnold Schwarzenegger:

    It doesn’t matter that Donald Trump backed out of the Paris agreement, because the private sector didn’t drop out, the public sector didn’t dropout, the universities didn’t dropout, the scientists didn’t dropout, the engineers didn’t dropout. No one else dropped out.

  3. Hero David Flink '':

    It's just crazy to me when we think about groups of students who are likely to fail, we don't look at the thing that they're showing up to do, which is learn, this group has the highest dropout rate in our country. We can solve for that.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    It is a shame for every citizen when an illiterate or a school/college dropout or a pseudo graduate gives tips or lesson on education to the students and there is no bright career for an educated person in such a nation.

  5. Eric Ravussin:

    Even if the weight loss was a primary end point, I think that the question is really: What is the best strategy to get people to stick to a diet? we know daily calorie restriction -- if you have to count your calories every day and all that -- it's a tough one. I think that there's some hope that this alternate-day fast, or modified fast, would be a better or easier strategy, but ... the dropout rate is kind of alarming.

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