What does the word drip mean?

Usage examples for drip

  1. I heard the wash of the sea, or thought I heard it, and that was the only noise, except a steady drip, drip, splash where water dripped from the roof into a pool on the floor. – Jim Davis by John Masefield
  2. When the roof leaked, which was every time it rained, it was necessary to put pans on the bed to catch the drip. – Deep Furrows by Hopkins Moorhouse