drippy


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drippy

Irritating, useless, or excessively sentimental. It's just some drippy romantic comedy—I understand if you don't want to see it.

drippy

mod. weak; ineffective; undesirable. Bob can be so drippy without even trying.
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The researchers found that Butterbur was as effective as fexofenadine in relieving a drippy nose, sneezing, nasal congestion, and itchy eyes.
Her colors are often primaries and other bright tones, the paint fluid and drippy: Randomness is part of the equation.
Ellen Callender, fiddle and an impish sense of humour, Laura Sydonie, flute, elfin appeal and a fine voice, Daniel Wexler, clarinet and an expressive way with "drippy" characters, plus Robert Took, guitar and a natural feel for authority figures, add up to a team that is well balanced and harmonious.
They're love letters--pathetic, drippy love letters written to a girl who could obviously care less.
Steer clear of the drippy nachos 'n' cheese, and go for the veggie tray instead.
Punctuated by reminiscing, Minty's flatulence - owing to his drastic cabbage soup diet - and drippy Ian Beale coming to blows with Andy after declaring him 'a big bully with a bog brush,' the news finally arrived that Dot is going to be fine.
early departure have shot to the head of the market, but soppy Stuart and drippy Shell really don't look to have enough about them to land the top prize.
For most people, a bout with the flu just means an achy, drippy, feverish week at home.
"When you watch some body put this gooey, drippy stuff on a body, it's hot, it's exciting--and it's very easy to sexualize that," says Hitchcock, who is out and single.
Most tracks fall in the "thump-thump" dance category, exceptions being "Faith" (a drippy ballad with country overtones) and "Stand by Your Side" (a guitar-congo melody).
There, a homeowner's policy covered drippy pipes, leaky roofs, seepage, and other chronic leaks and maintenance-type issues.
Drippy the Raindrop Character created and illustrated
Consumers can now access difficult cleaning surfaces and eliminate the drippy, wasteful mess caused by conventional dispensing technology."
DOT from the Charlie's Angels soundtrack album is welcome, and the Neptunes transform Emotion from a slightly drippy Bee Gees cover into something much tougher.