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dribbled

verb
past tense of dribble

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1 to fall or let fall in or as if in drops
  • water dribbling over the lip of the fountain

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2 to flow in a broken irregular stream
  • rainwater dribbling along the partially clogged gutter

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  • ran
  • (also chiefly dialectal run)

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3 to let saliva or some other substance flow from the mouth
  • picnickers dribbling in eager anticipation of the hamburgers on the grill

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“Dribbled.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dribbled. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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