dribs and drabs

plural noun

Definition of dribs and drabs

informal
: small amounts that come or happen over a period of time They received donations in dribs and drabs.

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“Dribs and drabs.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dribs%20and%20drabs. Accessed 15 Jun. 2021.

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