What does dripping mean?

Definitions for dripping
ˈdrɪp ɪŋdrip·ping

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dripping, drippagenoun

    a liquid (as water) that flows in drops (as from the eaves of house)

  2. drip, drippingadverb

    the sound of a liquid falling drop by drop

    "the constant sound of dripping irritated him"

  3. soaking, sopping, drippingadverb

    extremely wet

    "dripping wet"; "soaking wet"

Wiktionary

  1. drippingnoun

    Solid animal fat, traditionally collected from dripping off roasting meat.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Drippingnoun

    The fat which housewives gather from roast meat.

    Etymology: from drip.

    Shews all her secrets of housekeeping;
    For candles how she trucks her dripping. Jonathan Swift.

Wikipedia

  1. Dripping

    Dripping, also known usually as beef dripping or, more rarely, as pork dripping, is an animal fat produced from the fatty or otherwise unusable parts of cow or pig carcasses. It is similar to lard, tallow and schmaltz.

ChatGPT

  1. dripping

    Dripping refers to the act or process of falling in drops, or something that falls in drops, often in a slow, consistent manner, typically from a liquid substance. It can also be used to describe the excess or residual liquid that drops or seeps from something. Furthermore, it can refer to a particular type of animal fat used in cooking.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dripping

    of Drip

  2. Drippingnoun

    a falling in drops, or the sound so made

  3. Drippingnoun

    that which falls in drops, as fat from meat in roasting

Wikidata

  1. Dripping

    Dripping, also known usually as beef dripping or, more rarely, as pork dripping, is an animal fat produced from the fatty or otherwise unusable parts of cow or pig carcasses. It is similar to lard, tallow and schmaltz.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dripping in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dripping in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of dripping in a Sentence

  1. Mihir Kapadia:

    The risk-off mood that has been pervasive in the markets in the last few days has taken hold of oil prices, with weakness in Asian markets and a strong dollar contributing to Brent crude dripping back below $50 per barrel, there are some that think that the recent recovery in prices is due to temporary supply issues and not to do with any strengthening demand on the back of a robust global economy.

  2. James Thurber:

    Her own mother lived the latter years of her life in the horrible suspicion that electricity was dripping invisibly all over the house.

  3. The President:

    We have a situation where we're looking very strongly at sinks and showers and other elements of bathrooms where you turn the faucet on -- and in areas where there's tremendous amounts of water, where the water rushes out to sea because you could never handle it, and you don't get any water, you turn on the faucet and you don't get any water. They take a shower and water comes dripping out. Just dripping out, very quietly dripping out.

  4. Shahrukh Khan:

    She was sitting on the chair with blood dripping from her body as she burned.

  5. Rand Paul:

    So if you see anybody thats got blood dripping out of their ear, they may be changing.

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