1. [ verb ] run or flow slowly, as in drops or in an unsteady stream
Synonyms: trickle filter

"water trickled onto the lawn from the broken hose" "reports began to dribble in"

Related terms: run leach drip
2. [ noun ] (biology) saliva spilling from the mouth
Synonyms: drivel slobber drool
Related terms: saliva drivel
3. [ verb ] let saliva drivel from the mouth
Synonyms: slaver drool slabber slobber drivel

"The baby drooled"

Related terms: salivate drool_over drool_over drool dribbler
4. [ verb ] (sport) move, as in hockey or soccer
Synonyms: carry

"Carry the ball"

Related terms: hit sport
5. [ verb ] let or cause to fall in drops
Synonyms: drop drip

"dribble oil into the mixture"

Related terms: pour drip drop drip
6. [ noun ] flowing in drops; the formation and falling of drops of liquid
Synonyms: trickle drip

"there's a drip through the roof"

Related terms: flow intravenous_drip drip
7. [ noun ] (sport,basketball) the propulsion of a ball by repeated taps or kicks
Synonyms: dribbling
Related terms: propulsion double_dribble basketball soccer basketball
Similar spelling:   dribbler