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Spanish translation of “dribble”


verb /ˈdribl/
to fall in small drops Water dribbled out of the tap. (of a baby etc) to allow saliva to run from the mouth. in football, basketball, hockey etc to move the ball along by repeatedly kicking, bouncing or hitting it He dribbled the ball up the field.
(Definition of dribble from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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