Synonyms of drone in English:



  • 1 we heard a plane droning overhead
    hum, buzz, whir, vibrate, murmur, rumble, purr, hiss, whisper, sigh
  • 2 the president droned on about right and wrong
    speak boringly, speak monotonously, go on and on, talk interminably;
    intone, pontificate
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  • 1 the drone of aircraft taking off
  • 2 students came to be regarded as drones supported by taxpayers' money
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