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drippingadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈdrɪp·ɪŋ/
very ​wet: She ​arrived in a ​rainstorm, dripping ​wet .
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"dripping" in British English

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drippingnoun [U]

uk   us   /ˈdrɪp.ɪŋ/ (US usually drippings)
the ​fat that has come out of ​meat during ​cooking: beef dripping

drippingadjective [after verb]

uk   us   /ˈdrɪp.ɪŋ/
very ​wet: Jim had just been on a ​run and was dripping withsweat.UK It's ​raining really hard - I'm ​absolutely dripping (​wet).
(Definition of dripping from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “dripping”
in Chinese (Simplified) (肉类在烹调过程中冒出的)油滴…
in Chinese (Traditional) (肉類在烹調過程中冒出的)油滴…
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