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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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2 : to let fall drops of liquid <My wet clothes dripped on the floor.
Among those first drip paintings Enchanted Forest, comprising just three colors, is I think my favorite: There is something inexpressibly lyrical, even uncharacteristically happy, in the boldness with which the dripped black paint arcs, loops, pounces, and dribbles across the picture surface, to be thereafter punctuated, and in places effaced, by bursts and smudges of white and drips and spatters of red.
Put slightly differently, what Krauss describes as the "repression" or "resublimation" of Pollock's mark, even were one to grant her reading of the latter, would follow inevitably from two factors: the lifting (by Pollock, not me) of the dripped canvases from the floor and their presentation in the vertical plane; and the introduction of the condition of ordinary, viewing distance, which at once suspends the viewer's awareness of the surface's materiality in a more "pictorial" mode of experience - I'm deliberately avoiding the term "optical" - and frames that experience within what might be called the weak Gestalt of the upright picture-rectangle (as opposed to the strong Gestalt implied by claims of pictorial unity, which in the present context aren't my concern).