What does the word dripping mean?

Usage examples for dripping

  1. She did not face him, for fear he should find the tear- marks on her cheeks; but when he had thrown his cap into a chair, and gone to the sink to plunge his face in cold water, and came out dripping, she did steal a look at him, and at once softened into a smiling pleasure. – Country Neighbors by Alice Brown
  2. At her feet, on the floor boards of the boat, sat Neal, dripping after his swim out of the cave. – The Northern Iron 1907 by George A. Birmingham
  3. He laughed and swept the dripping hair out of his eyes as he ushered her in. – Caribbee by Thomas Hoover