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Synonyms for trickle
ˈtrɪk əltrick·le

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. trickle

    drip, drop, dribble, ooze, percolate, distil

    flow, rush, stream, pour, gush, burst

Princeton's WordNet

  1. drip, trickle, dribbleverb

    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, filterverb

    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

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. trickleverb

    drop, drip, flow gently

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. trickleverb

    dribble, drip, percolate, distill

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  1. Allen Campbell:

    [Tom] doesn’t eat nightshades, because they’re not anti-inflammatory, so no tomatoes, peppers, mushrooms, or eggplants. Tomatoes trickle in every now and then, but just maybe once a month. I’m very cautious about tomatoes. They cause inflammation.

  2. Michael Weinstein:

    If prices are lower, the burden on taxpayers is going to be lower, it's also going to trickle down to the copays and costs of what people pay for pharmaceuticals.

  3. Jared Bernstein:

    One thing that you have to watch for is people just tacking the words poverty and inequality onto a pre-existing agenda that has very little to do with addressing those problems, for the most part, I hear lots of the same trickle-down economics that helped to get us into this mess in the first place.

  4. Win Thin:

    It's a very small market, ever since Macri reopened the markets, took some market-friendly measures, there's been a trickle of activity back in the peso and Argentine assets in general. Money has been trickling back in but it is still very minimal.

  5. Hillary Rodham Clinton:

    Trickle-down economics has to be one of the worst ideas of the 1980s, it is right up there with New Coke, shoulder pads and big hair.

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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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