Meaning of “drip, drip(, drip)” in the English Dictionary

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"drip, drip(, drip)" in British English

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drip, drip(, drip)

mainly UK

used to describe a process in which something bad happens very slowly:

the steady drip, drip, drip with which small, independently owned businesses are disappearing

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

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