DAB MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Dab Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A gentle blow with the hand or some soft substance; a sudden blow or hit; a peck.
  2. (n.) A name given to several species of flounders, esp. to the European species, Pleuronectes limanda. The American rough dab is Hippoglossoides platessoides.
  3. (n.) A skillful hand; a dabster; an expert.
  4. (v. i.) To strike or touch gently, as with a soft or moist substance; to tap; hence, to besmear with a dabber.
  5. (n.) A small mass of anything soft or moist.
  6. (v. i.) To strike by a thrust; to hit with a sudden blow or thrust.


Synonyms:
Pat, Splash, Splatter, Swab, Swob, Tap,

• Dabblingly Definition & Synonyms

  1. (adv.) In a dabbling manner.


• Dabber Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) That with which one dabs; hence, a pad or other device used by printers, engravers, etc., as for dabbing type or engraved plates with ink.


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