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dribble

noun

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  1. a very small piece news about the remote earthquake was coming in dribbles Synonyms atom, crumb, bit, fleck, flyspeck, grain, granule, molecule, morsel, mote, nubbin, nugget, particle, patch, scrap, scruple, snip, snippet, speck, tittleRelated Words ace, dab, dash, driblet, drop, fraction, haet [chiefly Scottish], halfpenny, ha'penny, iota, jot, kenning [chiefly Scottish], lick, minim, mite, modicum, nutshell, ounce, pinch, shred, smatter, smidgen (also smidgeon or smidgin or smidge), spot, strain, streak, suspicion, taste, touch, trace, whisper, whit; bite, mouthful, nibble, tidbit (also titbit); fragment, part, portion, section; chip, flake, shard, shiver, sliver, splinter; clipping, paring, shaving; smithereensNear Antonyms chunk, gob, hunk, lump, slab; abundance, barrel, bucket, bushel, deal, heaps, loads, mass, mountain, peck, pile, pot, profusion, quantity, raft, scads, stack, volume, wad, wealth


dribble

verb

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  1. 1 to fall or let fall in or as if in drops water dribbling over the lip of the fountain Synonyms distill (also distil), drip, drop, trickleRelated Words drizzle, sprinkle; flow, pour, roll, run, stream; cascade, gutter, riffle, ripple; bleed, exude, ooze, seep, weep; dischargeNear Antonyms gush, spout, spurt

  2. 2 to flow in a broken irregular stream rainwater dribbling along the partially clogged gutter Synonyms bubble, gurgle, guggle, lap, plash, ripple, splash, trickle, washRelated Words eddy, purl, swirl; swash, swish, swoosh, whish; drip, drop; gush, jet, rush, spew, spout, spurt, squirtNear Antonyms runAntonyms pour, roll, stream

  3. 3 to let saliva or some other substance flow from the mouth picnickers dribbling in eager anticipation of the hamburgers on the grill Synonyms drool, drivel, salivate, slaver, slobberRelated Words water; expectorate, spit; foam, froth, splutter; sputter



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