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  Definition of Dribble
  1. the propulsion of a ball by repeated taps or kicks
  2. saliva spilling from the mouth
  3. flowing in drops; the formation and falling of drops of liquid; "there''s a drip through the roof"
  4. let saliva drivel from the mouth; "The baby drooled"
  5. propel, "Carry the ball"; "dribble the ball"
  6. let or cause to fall in drops; "dribble oil into the mixture"
  7. run or flow slowly, as in drops or in an unsteady stream; "water trickled onto the lawn from the broken hose"; "reports began to dribble in"
Similar Words: dribbling, drool, drivel, slobber, drip, trickle, slabber, slaver, carry, drop, filter

 

See Also: drool over, slobber over

 

Hyponyms: double dribble, intravenous drip, leach, percolate

 

Grouped Verbs: drip

 

Derivational Morphology: carry, drivel, drool, slabber, slaver, slobber, drip, drop, trickle, filter, dribbler, driveller, slobberer, drooler, dribbling, driblet, dropper, eye dropper

 

 
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