Meaning of “dripping” in the English Dictionary

"dripping" in British English

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drippingnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈdrɪp.ɪŋ/ us /ˈdrɪp.ɪŋ/ US usually drippings

the fat that has come out of meat during cooking:

beef dripping

drippingadjective [ after verb ]

uk /ˈdrɪp.ɪŋ/ us /ˈdrɪp.ɪŋ/

very wet:

Jim had just been on a run and was dripping with sweat.
UK It's raining really hard - I'm absolutely dripping (wet).

(Definition of “dripping” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"dripping" in American English

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drippingadjective [ not gradable ]

us /ˈdrɪp·ɪŋ/

very wet:

She arrived in a rainstorm, dripping wet .

(Definition of “dripping” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)