1 flowing in drops; the formation and falling of drops of liquid; "there's a drip through the roof" [syn: trickle, dribble]
2 the sound of a liquid falling drop by drop; "the constant sound of dripping irritated him" [syn: dripping]
3 (architecture) a projection from a cornice or sill designed to protect the area below from rainwater (as over a window or doorway) [syn: drip mold, drip mould]
1 fall in drops; "Water is dripping from the faucet"
2 let or cause to fall in drops; "dribble oil into the mixture" [syn: dribble, drop] [also: dripping, dripped]
- Rhymes: -ɪp
to put a small amount of a liquid on something, drop by drop
- A drop of a liquid.
- I put a drip of vanilla extract in my hot cocoa.
- An apparatus that slowly releases a liquid, especially one that
releases drugs into a patient's bloodstream (an intravenous
- He's not doing so well. The doctors have put him on a drip.
- A limp, ineffectual, boring or otherwise uninteresting person.
- He couldn't even summon up the courage to ask her name... what a drip!
- finance informal Dividend Reinvestment Program; a type of financial investing
a boring or otherwise uninteresting person
Dividend Reinvestment Program
- Finnish: tylsimys
Drip may refer to:
- Drip irrigation, in agriculture and gardening
- Intravenous therapy, in healthcare
- Drip painting, a method of dripping paint across a canvas, in art
- Drip email (campaign), the process of automatically sending planned, scheduled emails to contacts or prospects
- Drip, an old-fashioned mild pejorative for someone exceptionally eccentric or lacking in social skills
- Drip, the sin of Lust, a character in Jack (webcomic).
- Drip, a Filipino trip hop band
- "Drips", a song by Eminem and Obie Trice from the album The Eminem Show.
DRIP may refer to:
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