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Alternative clues for the word drip
Hardly a Prince Charming
Persistently annoying sound
Cause of an icicle
Result of melting
What icicles do
Job for a plumber
Hardly Mr. Personality
Annoyance for an insomniac
Cause for a plumber
Socially challenged sort
Annoyance from a faucet
With 15-Down, hangs on the line
No Mr. Personality
Reason to call a plumber
Burning candle feature
Echoing sound in a cave
Sound that can prevent sleeping at night
Create an icicle, say
Coffee brewing style
Result of a melting icicle
French press alternative
Flowing in drops
(architecture) a projection from a cornice or sill designed to protect the area below from rainwater
The formation and falling of drops of liquid
Sound from a faulty faucet
Type of coffee
Cousin of a twerp
Kind of coffee
Nerd of the 40's
Style of coffee
Companion of dry
Creep or twerp
Annoying sound in a kitchen
Sound on a rainy day
Leaky faucet problem
Fall from a faulty faucet
Result of a gap in a tap
Sleep-preventing sound, perhaps
Result when a tap isn't tip-top
Word definitions for drip in dictionaries
Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Word definitions in Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
I. verb COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES a dripping tap ▪ I could hear a dripping tap. a tap is dripping (= drops of water are coming out of it ) ▪ If the tap is dripping, change the washer. be dripping with sweat ▪ After two hours' climbing, their bodies...
The Collaborative International Dictionary
Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
Drip \Drip\, v. t. To let fall in drops. Which from the thatch drips fast a shower of rain. --Swift.
Word definitions in Wiktionary
acr. (context finance English) dividend reinvestment program; a type of financial investing n. 1 A drop of a liquid. 2 (context medicine English) An apparatus that slowly releases a liquid, especially one that releases drugs into a patient's bloodstream...
Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
Word definitions in Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
mid-15c., from drip (v.). The slang meaning "stupid, feeble, or dull person" is first recorded 1932, perhaps from earlier American English slang sense "nonsense" (1919).
Word definitions in WordNet
n. flowing in drops; the formation and falling of drops of liquid; "there's a drip through the roof" [syn: trickle , dribble ] the sound of a liquid falling drop by drop; "the constant sound of dripping irritated him" [syn: dripping ] (architecture) a projection...
Word definitions in Wikipedia
DRIP may refer to: DRiP, Dividend reinvestment plan , in finance DRIP, an alternate name for the Mesomycetozoea in protozoology DRIP, one of the MARID protocol proposals in computing DRIP, Differentiate Reminder Inform Persuade, in marketing DRIP, the Data...
Usage examples of drip.
Water dripped from the trees in the alameda and the crepe hung in soggy strings.
Colonel, fix a cloth over his nose and attempt to regulate the flow of the anesthetic from the bottle into a very slow drip.
Those glistening, dripping fangs were an inch from his legs when he squeezed the trigger, the rifle recoiling into his shoulder as the heavy slug tore through the arachnid and it stopped dead.
All around and above them, wet and dripping, the walls were encrusted with aragonite crystals that glittered as Le Cagot moved the flare back and forth.
The forest was dominated by plants that could extract moisture from the air: Lichen coated the gnarled bark of the araucaria trees, and even the low magnolia shrubs dripped with moss.
And her copper bangles had turned greenish from rust and all the water that dripped in from our roof.
Jonathan was walking sedately to the post-office, holding his dripping umbrella at a wonderful slant of exactness, without regard to the wind, thereby getting the soft drive of the rain full in his face, which became, as it were, bedewed with tears, entirely outside any cause of his own emotions.
Sir Gervas rode at the head of his musqueteers, whose befloured tails hung limp and lank with the water dripping from them.
The wet tresses dripped down her shoulders to curl bewitchingly over her breasts.
She was banking on the zoned and shut off his IV drip of blockers without a twinge of remorse.
Mevrouw Blom had just returned from a shopping expedition the sight of her, dripping water from a plastic mac, and with wisps of damp hair hanging forlornly from her headscarf, was almost more than Augusta could bear.
The rain drummed on what there was of the roof of their haramlek, and dripped down and pooled in the makeshift awnings, which burst in bucketloads down your neck if you bumped into them, and the mist drifted in at every direction through the paneless windows, and the mountains, most of the time, seemed to consist of cloud, or to have vanished entirely.
The rain drummed on what there was of the roof of their haramlek, and dripped down and pooled in the makeshift awnings, which burst in bucketloads down your neck if you bumped into them, and the mist drifted in from every direction through the paneless windows, and the mountains, most of the time, seemed to consist of cloud, or to have vanished entirely.
Now Burdon was studying her lying there in her hospital gown, sheet up to her chest, something dripping from the IV into her arm.
There was a Struggle, a screaming, a mule rolled over, a wounded man sprang up in a cacolet with a spear through him, and then through the narrow gap surged a stream of naked savages, mad with battle, drunk with slaughter, spotted and splashed with blood--blood dripping from their spears, their arms, their faces.