one of the drops of liquid that fall from something:
I put some plastic buckets on the floor to catch the drips.
2 [singular, uncountable]
the sound or action of a liquid falling in drops:
The silence was broken only by a regular drip, drip, drip.
a piece of equipment used in hospitals for putting liquids directly into your blood [= IV]
be/put somebody on a drip
At the hospital they put me on a drip.
4 [countable] informal
someone who is boring and weak