drippier

drip·py || 'drɪpɪ adj. having a tendency to drip; wet, rainy

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • drippy — adjective (drippier; est) Date: circa 1718 1. characterized by dripping; especially rainy, drizzly 2. mawkish 2 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • drippy — /drip ee/, adj. drippier, drippiest. 1. dripping or tending to drip: a drippy faucet. 2. tending to be rainy, wet, or drizzly: a hot, drippy country; drippy weather. 3. Slang. revoltingly sentimental; mawkish: another drippy love story. [1810 20; …   Universalium

  • drippy — adjective (drippier, drippiest) 1》 informal weak, ineffectual, or sloppily sentimental. 2》 tending to drip. Derivatives drippily adverb drippiness noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • drippy — UK [ˈdrɪpɪ] / US adjective Word forms drippy : adjective drippy comparative drippier superlative drippiest very informal someone who is drippy is very weak or boring …   English dictionary

  • drippily — drippy ► ADJECTIVE (drippier, drippiest) 1) informal weak, ineffectual, or sloppily sentimental. 2) tending to drip. DERIVATIVES drippily adverb drippiness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • drippiness — drippy ► ADJECTIVE (drippier, drippiest) 1) informal weak, ineffectual, or sloppily sentimental. 2) tending to drip. DERIVATIVES drippily adverb drippiness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • drippy — ► ADJECTIVE (drippier, drippiest) 1) informal weak, ineffectual, or sloppily sentimental. 2) tending to drip. DERIVATIVES drippily adverb drippiness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • drippy — ☆ drippy [drip′ē ] adj. drippier, drippiest 1. characterized by dripping water, rain, etc. 2. Slang overly sentimental, stupid, etc …   English World dictionary

  • drippy — adj. (drippier, drippiest) 1 tending to drip. 2 sl. (of a person) ineffectual; sloppily sentimental. Derivatives: drippily adv. drippiness n …   Useful english dictionary

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