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drip

1. verb of liquid2. verb of particular quality3. verb arrive etc in regular small amounts4. noun drop of liquid5. noun sound of liquid falling6. noun MED apparatus7. noun small amounts of sth received regularly etc8. noun weak or boring person 1 verb of liquid TRANSITIVE & INTRANSITIVEsil verb  c m u
► (fall slowly in drops)
water was dripping from the tap bhí uisce ag sileadh ón sconnait dripped down his neck shil sé síos ar a mhuineál
► (have liquid falling from it in drops)
her umbrella was dripping bhí uisce ag sileadh óna scáth fearthainnethe candle is beginning to drip tá an choinneal ag tosú ag sileadhthe coat was dripping with mud bhí an cóta báite le pluda, bhí an cóta ar maos le pludaits teeth were dripping blood bhí fuil ag sileadh óna fhiacla
► (of tap, gutter etc)
the tap is dripping tá an sconna ag sileadh
► (allow liquid to fall in drops)
she dripped wax onto the paper shil sí céir anuas ar an bpáipéar, dhoirt sí céir anuas ar an bpáipéar
2 verb of particular quality TRANSITIVEbheith lán  c m ubheith ar maos lehis voice dripped contempt bhí a ghuth lán tarcaisne, bhí a ghlór ar maos le tarcaisne, bhí a ghuth trom le tarcaisne
Taispeáin iontráil iomlán 
3 verb arrive etc in regular small amounts INTRANSITIVEtar beagán ar bheagántar de réir a chéilenews is dripping in tá an scéala ag teacht isteach beagán ar bheagán, tá an scéala ag teacht isteach de réir a chéilethe secrets are dripping out tá na rúin ag teacht amach beagán ar bheagán, tá na rúin á scaoileadh de réir a chéile 4 noun drop of liquidbraon masc1  c m ua drip fell on his nose thit braon ar a shróna drip of blood braon fola 5 noun sound of liquid fallingbraon anuassileadh masc1  c m uthey could hear the drip bhí an braon anuas le cloisteáil acuall we heard was the drip, drip, drip ní raibh le cluinstin againn ach an sileadh síoraí 6 noun MED apparatusdiltálaire masc she's on a drip tá sí ar dhiltálaire 7 noun small amounts of sth received regularly etca drip of information ruainne eolais, cogar, gaoth an fhocailthe steady drip of private letters to the media síorsceitheadh litreacha príobháideacha leis na meáin 8 noun informal, pejorative weak or boring personbogán masc1donán masc1meatachán masc1  c m upleota masc4  c m utruán masc1  c m u