The dust in the road was laid; trees were adrip with moisture; birds sat silent in their coverts; the morning light was wan and ghastly...

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  • Adrip — A*drip , adv. & a. [Pref. a in + drip.] In a dripping state; as, leaves all adrip. D. G. Mitchell. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adrip — əˈ adjective Etymology: a (I) + drip, v. : dripping he was adrip with perspiration …   Useful english dictionary

  • a|drip — «uh DRIHP», adjective, adverb. dripping: »... oars adrip with silver foam Atlantic Monthly) …   Useful english dictionary

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