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verb [transitive] drip-feed pronunciation in British English
Word Forms
present tense
present participledrip-feeding
past tensedrip-fed
past participledrip-fed

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  1. 1
    medical to give food or medicine to someone who is ill through a special piece of equipment with a tube that goes into their body
  2. 2
    to give something to someone slowly, little by little

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