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drip·ping

 (drĭp′ĭng)
n.
1. The act or sound of something falling in drops.
2. often drippings The fat and juices exuded from roasting meat, often used in making gravy.

dripping

(ˈdrɪpɪŋ)
n
1. (Cookery) the fat exuded by roasting meat
2. (often plural) liquid that falls in drops
adv
(intensifier): dripping wet.

drip•ping

(ˈdrɪp ɪŋ)

n.
1. the act of something that drips.
2. Often, drippings. fat and juice exuded from meat in cooking, used for basting, for making gravy, or as a cooking fat.
[1400–50]

dripping

The fat that exudes from meat, poultry or game during roasting.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dripping - a liquid (as water) that flows in drops (as from the eaves of house)dripping - a liquid (as water) that flows in drops (as from the eaves of house)
flow, flowing - the motion characteristic of fluids (liquids or gases)
2.dripping - the sound of a liquid falling drop by drop; "the constant sound of dripping irritated him"
sound - the sudden occurrence of an audible event; "the sound awakened them"
Adv.1.dripping - extremely wet; "dripping wet"; "soaking wet"
Translations
vypečený tuk
stegefedt
feiti
tuk z pečenia
kızartılan etten damlayan yağ/sıvı

dripping

[ˈdrɪpɪŋ]
A. N (Culin) → pringue m or f
B. ADJ
1. (= soaking) [washing, coat] → que chorrea, que gotea; [person, hair] → empapado
to be dripping wetestar empapado or chorreando
dripping with bloodchorreando sangre
to be dripping with sweatestar sudando a chorros, estar chorreando de sudor
his voice was dripping with sarcasmsu voz rezumaba sarcasmo
women dripping with diamonds and fursmujeres cargadas de diamantes y pieles
2. [tap, gutter] → que gotea

dripping

[ˈdrɪpɪŋ]
n (= meat fat) → graisse f de rôti
adj
dripping wet → trempé(e)

dripping

adj
(= soaking) dripping (wet)tropfnass
taptropfend; gutterundicht
n
(Brit Cook) → Bratenfett nt
(= action of water etc)Tropfen nt

dripping

[ˈdrɪpɪŋ]
1. n (Culin) → grasso (dell'arrosto)
2. adj (tap) → che gocciola; (washing, coat) → tutto/a bagnato/a
3. adv dripping wet (fam) → bagnato/a fradicio/a

drip

(drip) past tense, past participle dripped verb
to (cause to) fall in single drops. Rain dripped off the roof; His hand was dripping blood.
noun
1. a small quantity (of liquid) falling in drops. A drip of water ran down the tap.
2. the noise made by dripping. I can hear a drip somewhere.
3. an apparatus for passing a liquid slowly and continuously into a vein of the body.
ˈdripping noun
fat obtained from meat while it is roasting etc.
ˌdrip-ˈdry adjective
(of a garment etc) requiring no ironing if allowed to dry by hanging up.
verb
to dry in this manner.
References in classic literature ?
Life was a rose-lipped comrade With purple flowers dripping from her fingers.
Just then a Lion, his jaws dripping with bullock's blood, approached the Herdsman.
1-5) Hestia, you who tend the holy house of the lord Apollo, the Far-shooter at goodly Pytho, with soft oil dripping ever from your locks, come now into this house, come, having one mind with Zeus the all-wise -- draw near, and withal bestow grace upon my song.
He soon bobbed up, and the shaggy man seized him by his sailor collar and dragged him to the shore, dripping and gasping for breath.
Wet and dripping, it had the appearance of having been just recovered from the bottom of the sea.
On some columns the drops only fell once in two or three minutes, and in these cases it would be an interesting calculation to discover how long, at that rate of dripping, it would take to form a pillar, say eighty feet by ten in diameter.
The Beaches of Lukannon--the winter wheat so tall-- The dripping, crinkled lichens, and the sea-fog drenching all
An opiate vapour, dewy, dim, Exhales from out her golden rim, And, softly dripping, drop by drop, Upon the quiet mountain top.
Thus would the mate's voice repeat the thought of the master, both gazing ahead, while under their feet the ship rushes at some twelve knots in the direction of the lee shore; and only a couple of miles in front of her swinging and dripping jib-boom, carried naked with an upward slant like a spear, a gray horizon closes the view with a multitude of waves surging upwards violently as if to strike at the stooping clouds.