drib

noun
\ ˈdrib How to pronounce drib (audio) \

Definition of drib

: a small amount usually used in the phrase dribs and drabs

First Known Use of drib

1709, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for drib

probably back-formation from dribble & driblet

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“Drib.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/drib. Accessed 20 Jun. 2021.

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