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Synonyms for trickle
ˈtrɪk əl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. drip, trickle, dribble(verb)

    flowing in drops; the formation and falling of drops of liquid

    "there's a drip through the roof"

    drool, drip, dribbling, drip mold, dribble, drivel, dripping, drip mould, slobber

  2. trickle, dribble, filter(verb)

    run or flow slowly, as in drops or in an unsteady stream

    "water trickled onto the lawn from the broken hose"; "reports began to dribble in"

    drool, separate out, drivel, strain, slobber, dribble, permeate, percolate, slabber, drop, filter out, filter, filtrate, drip, carry, sink in, slaver

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. trickle

    drip, drop, dribble, ooze, percolate, distil

    flow, rush, stream, pour, gush, burst

Editors Contribution

  1. drizzle

    to slowly leak out of a container of any material.

    her bucket was not strong enough and the water would always drizzle out.

    Submitted by anonymous on April 2, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. trickle(v. n.)

    drop, drip, flow gently

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. trickle(v)

    dribble, drip, percolate, distill

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How to use trickle in a sentence?

  1. Dejan Ilijevski:

    High fees only guarantee that more wealth will trickle up from your account to the pockets of your broker or advisor,” says Ilijevski. “Fees and costs squander returns.”

  2. Pedro Ramirez:

    It's like a trickle effect. If the bank wants their money, then our landlord wants his money and we have to pay up even though we're not able to be open.

  3. Jeremi Gorman:

    It definitely does start at the top, seeing those changes at the top is the most important lesson that we can teach the company at scale, and then obviously those kinds of things trickle down.

  4. Elias Canetti:

    The profoundest thoughts of the philosophers have something trickle about them. A lot disappears in order for something to suddenly appear in the palm of the hand.

  5. Scott Baugh:

    It doesn’t look like there’s a blue wave, it’s turning into a bit of a blue trickle or a blue drought or something.

Translations for trickle

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  • Tröpfeln, träufeln, Getröpfel, RinnsalGerman
  • chorrear, riachuelo, instilarSpanish
  • valuttaa, norua, puro, valua, noro, noruttaaFinnish
  • ruisseauFrench
  • sheelManx
  • sgocciolare, sgocciolio, gocciolare, gocciolioItalian
  • stillareLatin
  • kotokoto, māturuturu, tohihī, whakamāturu, whakamāturuturu, koreto, māturuMāori
  • dryppeNorwegian
  • ручеёк, струйкаRussian
  • droppandeSwedish

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