drop by

[drop by] or [stop by] {v.} 1. or [drop around] To make a short or unplanned visit; go on a call or errand; stop at someone's home.

Drop by any time you're in town.

My sister dropped around last night.

Don't forget to stop by at the gas station.

Syn.: DROP IN.

2. or [drop into] To stop (somewhere) for a short visit or a short time.

We dropped by the club to see if Bill was there, but he wasn't.

I dropped into the drugstore for some toothpaste and a magazine.