Fail to pronounce the letter h at the beginning of words, a characteristic feature of certain dialects.
More example sentences
- Are we the only ones who drop our aitches and do we really say ‘were’ instead of ` was’.
- If a policeman writes in why does he have to drop his aitches and sound gruff and arrogant?
- When the soldier speaks he drops his aitches and several other letters.
Definition of drop one's aitches in:
- The US English dictionary