Drip Slang: Meaning, Origin, Sentence Examples

Written by Gabriel Cruz - Slang & Language Enthusiast

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(Adjective) The word “drip” is used to describe a style that is trendy. It is also used when a person has swag and is full of jewelry.


Drip was first used in the early 2000s in the Atlanta rap scene w. In 2010, the word was added to the Urban Dictionary as New Jersey slang. 

Demographic (Who Uses This Word)

You’ll hear the word “drip” in many songs, especially in Pop, HipHop, and rap. Gen Z also uses this term casually and is used in normal conversations.

Drip Used in a Sentence

  • Example 1: Look at you drippin’! Love your style, sis!
  • Example 2: Let’s buy clothes so we’ll be drip when school starts.

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