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English definition of “drip, drip(, drip)”

drip, drip(, drip)

used to describe a process in which something bad happens very slowly: the steady drip, drip, drip with which small independently owned shops are disappearingChangingAdapting and modifying Adapting and attuning to somethingChanging frequently
(Definition of drip, drip(, drip) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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