1. [ adjective ] having liquid falling in drops

"in the dripping fog" "the scene where he is singing in the rain in dripping clothes" "there was little shelter under the dripping trees"

Related terms: wet
2. [ adjective ] wet with secreted or exuded moisture such as sweat or blood or tears
Synonyms: watery reeking

"wiped his reeking neck"

Related terms: wet
3. [ adverb ] extremely
Synonyms: sopping soaking

"dripping wet," "soaking wet"

4. [ noun ] a liquid (as water) that flows in drops (as from the eaves of house)
Synonyms: drippage
Related terms: flow
5. [ noun ] the sound of a liquid falling drop by drop
Synonyms: drip

"the constant sound of dripping irritated him"

Related terms: sound
6. [ noun ] (chemistry,food) fat that exudes from meat and drips off while it is being roasted or fried
Synonyms: drippings
Related terms: edible_fat drip
Similar spelling:   drippings