drip drip  /d ˈrɪp/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) flowing in drops; the formation and falling of drops of liquid
  2. (n) the sound of a liquid falling drop by drop
  3. (n) (architecture) a projection from a cornice or sill designed to protect the area below from rainwater (as over a window or doorway)
  4. (v) fall in drops
  5. (v) let or cause to fall in drops

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Ardman was already receiving a drip of dopamine, a compound that treats low blood pressure.
  2. One could describe it as a honey-drip, slow-motion picture.
  3. The next night would see the opening of the first gallery show devoted to his new drip paintings.

News

  1. Plastic Coupling provides drip-free, reliable connections.

    Featuring ergonomic thumb latch, NS1 Series quick disconnect coupling provides secure, reliable connect and disconnect. Non-spill shutoff valves ensure drip-free disconnects, and drybreak style design minimizes air inclusion. Connection can be made with minimal alignment and allows tubing to rotate freely without kinking/twisting. Constructed from polypropylene and PEEK® materials for strength ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: ThomasNet

  2. Timbercreek Mortgage Investment Corp. will acquire shares in the open market to satisfy its DRIP

    Timbercreek Mortgage Investment Corp. will acquire shares in the open market to satisfy its DRIP
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Timbercreek Senior Mortgage Investment Corp. will acquire shares in the open market to satisfy its DRIP

    Timbercreek Senior Mortgage Investment Corp. will acquire shares in the open market to satisfy its DRIP
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "The explanation has been absolutely abysmal," Hoekstra said on C-Span's "Washington Journal." "The president needs to make the decision as to whether this drip, drip, drip on the attorney general, you know - there's not anything that's come...
    on Mar 26, 2007 By: Peter Hoekstra Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "I saw this woman in a serious ball gown, all glammed up and next to an ice cream van, just really getting into an enormous ice cream cone," Hall told The Associated Press in an interview. "And there was this really ominous drip just coming...
    on May 23, 2007 By: Rebecca Hall Source: News1130

  3. Zimbabwe's president, Robert Mugabe, who has been criticized for widespread human rights abuses in his own country, said Bush's "hands drip with the innocent blood of many nationalities."
    on Sep 27, 2007 By: Robert Mugabe Source: Forbes

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