driblet

noun drib·let \ ˈdrib-lət \

Definition of driblet

1 : a trifling or small sum or part
2 : a drop of liquid

Examples of driblet in a Sentence

  1. money doled out in driblets to the workers

  2. rain leaked through the roof in solitary driblets here and there

First Known Use of driblet

1615

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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