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verb [intransitive] British English pronunciation: trickle /ˈtrɪk(ə)l/ 
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present tense
present participletrickling
past tensetrickled
past participletrickled
  1. 1
    if a liquid or a substance such as sand trickles somewhere, a small amount of it flows there slowly

    A solitary tear trickled down his cheek.

    We let the sand trickle between our toes.

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