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Synonyms for drip

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to fall or let fall in drops of liquid

the process or sound of dripping

an unpleasant, tiresome person

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flowing in drops

the sound of a liquid falling drop by drop

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(architecture) a projection from a cornice or sill designed to protect the area below from rainwater (as over a window or doorway)

let or cause to fall in drops

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The rigging dripped clammy drops, and the men lounged along the lee of the house - all save Uncle Salters, who sat stiffly on the main-hatch nursing his stung hands.
Chasms there were on either side, and darksome caves wherein fierce robbers lived, and dragons, very terrible, whose jaws dripped blood.
Brandy and the wine-glass stood where Rattray must have set them, on an oak stool beside the bed; as he spoke he crossed the room, filled the glass till the spirit dripped, and drained it at a gulp.
A third, gravely spreading out upon the table with his finger, the melted tallow which dripped from a candle.
Their leaps and bounds increased, their bared fangs dripped saliva, and their lips and breasts were flecked with foam.
It was a claw within him sharper than the iron one; and as it tore him, the perspiration dripped down his tallow [waxy] countenance and streaked his doublet.