drippily


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drip·py

 (drĭp′ē)
adj. drip·pi·er, drip·pi·est
1. Characterized by dripping; drizzly: a drippy, wet day.
2. Slang
a. Tiresome or annoying.
b. Mawkishly sentimental: a drippy love scene.

drip′pi·ly adv.
drip′pi·ness n.

drippily

(ˈdrɪpɪlɪ)
adv
in a drippy manner
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.drippily - in a mawkish and emotional mannerdrippily - in a mawkish and emotional manner; "the violinist played that piece mawkishly"
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So much so, in fact, that where some long-married types twitter drippily about "their" song, their dozy nicknames and their tendency to finish each others' sentences, round these parts we simply have a saying.
The selection included ten "joke" paintings, their punch lines silk-screened on uninflected monochrome canvas, woven through cartoonish sketches, or drippily stenciled on somber neutral backgrounds; a few ink drawings, redrawn from the New Yorker; one "nurse" painting; and seven color photos from the "Upstate" series, 1995-99, most depicting a neglected item of suburban banality--an aboveground swimming pool, a basketball hoop, a median divider.