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Definition of "drippy" [drippy]

  • Characterized by dripping; drizzly: a drippy, wet day. (adjective)
  • Slang Tiresome or annoying. (adjective)
  • Slang Mawkishly sentimental: a drippy love scene. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "drippy" in a sentence
  • "Mostly because I found Romeo & Juliet kind of drippy in high school."
  • "Meanwhile, his own pet projects sound kind of drippy and humorless."
  • ""I'm expecting a lot of glamour -- in spite of the fact that it's kind of drippy outside and on the chilly side!""
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