Definition of drop zone in English:

drop zone

Syllabification: drop zone


  • A designated area into which troops or supplies are dropped by parachute or in which skydivers land.
    More example sentences
    • If you were lucky you landed in the drop zone and made a good rolling fall, then quick-released your parachute before it could drag you and break your neck.
    • As we slowly glided towards the drop zone, landing softly back on solid ground, I began to wish we could have stayed up for longer, but gravity will not be denied.
    • Sadly, we had given the last of our supplies out at our previous drop zone.

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