drip down

phr verb
Drip down is used with these nouns as the subject: ↑perspiration

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  • drip — [drip] vi. dripped or dript, dripping [ME dryppen < OE dryppan, intens. form (< Gmc * drupjan), akin to dreopan (Ger triefen), to drop, drip < IE * dhreub < base * dhreu , to break away > DREARY] 1. to fall in or as in drops 2. to… …   English World dictionary

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  • drip — ► VERB (dripped, dripping) ▪ fall or let fall in small drops of liquid. ► NOUN 1) a small drop of a liquid. 2) an apparatus which slowly passes fluid, nutrients, or drugs into a patient s body intravenously. 3) informal a weak and ineffectual… …   English terms dictionary

  • Drip irrigation — A dripper Drip irrigation, also known as trickle irrigation or microirrigation or localized irrigation , is an irrigation method which saves water and fertilizer by allowing water to drip slowly to the roots of plants, either onto the soil… …   Wikipedia

  • drip — I UK [drɪp] / US verb Word forms drip : present tense I/you/we/they drip he/she/it drips present participle dripping past tense dripped past participle dripped 1) a) [intransitive] if a liquid drips, it falls in very small drops Red paint had… …   English dictionary

  • drip — drip1 [ drıp ] verb 1. ) intransitive if a liquid drips, it falls in very small drops: Red paint had dripped on the floor. Sweat was dripping down his face. a ) transitive if you drip a liquid, you make it fall in very small drops: Drip some wax… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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