drib

drib

[drib]
noun
a small or minute quantity; bit.

Origin:
1720–30; back formation from driblet

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drib

noun
a small indefinite quantity (especially of a liquid); "he had a drop too much to drink"; "a drop of each sample was analyzed"; "there is not a drop of pity in that man"; "years afterward, they would pay the blood-money, driblet by driblet"--Kipling [syn: drop
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