How refreshing it was to see England players swivel and dribble and sell dummies.
She reluctantly gulps it down, chokes, and allows little rivers of green juice to dribble from the corner of her mouth.
1580s, frequentative of obsolete verb drib (1520s), variant of drip (v.). Sports sense first used of soccer (1863), basketball sense is by 1892 (implied in dribbling). Related: Dribbled; dribbling. As a noun from 1670s.