from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Characterized by dripping; drizzly.
  • adjective Tiresome or annoying.
  • adjective Mawkishly sentimental.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective persistently dripping even when shut.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective dripping or tending to drip.
  • adjective tending to be rainy or wet.
  • adjective tiresome or annoying.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective effusively or insincerely emotional
  • adjective wet with light rain
  • adjective leaking in drops


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