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Dab

Pronunciation: dăb
n.1.A skillful hand; a dabster; an expert.
1.(Zool.) A name given to several species of flounders, esp. to the European species, Pleuronectes limanda. The American rough dab is Hippoglossoides platessoides.
v. i.1.To strike or touch gently, as with a soft or moist substance; to tap; hence, to besmear with a dabber.
[imp. & p. p. Dabbed (dăbd); p. pr. & vb. n. Dabbing.]
A sore should . . . be wiped . . . only by dabbing it over with fine lint.
- S. Sharp.
2.To strike by a thrust; to hit with a sudden blow or thrust.
n.1.A gentle blow with the hand or some soft substance; a sudden blow or hit; a peck.
A scratch of her claw, a dab of her beak.
- Hawthorne.
2.A small mass of anything soft or moist.
Noun1.dab - a light touch or stroke
Synonyms: pat, tap
2.dab - a small quantity of something moist or soft; "a dab of paint"; "a splatter of mud"
Synonyms: splash, splatter
Verb1.dab - apply (usually a liquid) to a surface; "dab the wall with paint"
Synonyms: swab, swob
2.dab - hit lightly; "pat him on the shoulder"
Synonyms: pat
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