Share this entry
drip feed
American English: /ˈdrɪp ˌfid/

Translation of drip feed in Spanish:


also: drip-feed transitive verb past tense & past participle -fed

  • alimentar por vía intravenosa or con suero
    Example sentences
    • That was a sensible price for what is an interesting, but very early stage, company whose second big product - a syringe pump, able to drip-feed drugs into the body over long periods - is even more exciting.
    • For four-and-a-half years he wore a tiny backpack at all times, being drip-fed vital drugs into his heart every four minutes to keep him alive.
    • Every five days he is taken to hospital to be drip-fed.
Definition of drip feed in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources


    Next Score: