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Dab

Pronunciation of Dab
/dˈab/, /dˈab/, /d_ˈa_b/

Antonyms for dab:

lot, mass, glob.

Synonyms for dab:

particle (noun)

atom, bit, crumb, dash, drop, grain, granule, iota, mite, modicum, morsel, particle, pittance, scrap, shred, smidgen, speck, touch, trace, whit, Flyspeck, smithereen.

Sense 1 (noun)

aerial, antenna, camera, cathode-ray tube, clock radio, communications satellite, crt, decoder, cue card.

Sense 2 (noun)

anchovy, barracuda, bass, bedaub, besmear, bloater, bream, brill, coelacanth, daub, dogfish, plaster, smear, smirch, smudge, put on, COD.

Sense 3 (noun)

blanket, bury, coat, cover, crown, insulate, recover, smother, top, wrap.

Sense 4 (noun)

a bit, a little, fraction, fragment, hint, piece, sample, taster.

Sense 5 (noun)

brush, detoxification, polish, purification, rinse, rub, scrub, sweep, treatment, wipe.

Sense 6 (noun)

buff, finish, rub out, scour, shine.

bit (noun)

dollop.

dab (noun)

pat, splash, splatter, swab, swob, tap.

particle (noun)

atom, bit, crumb, dash, drop, grain, granule, iota, mite, modicum, morsel, particle, pittance, scrap, shred, smidgen, speck, touch, trace, whit, Flyspeck, smithereen.

small quantity (noun)

bit, blob, dollop, drop, fleck, flick, pat, peck, smidgen, smudge, speck, spot, tap, touch, stroke.

trifle (noun)

thimbleful.

blot up; touch lightly (verb)

bedaub, besmear, daub, plaster, smear, stipple, swab, wipe.

Sense 1

anchovy, barracuda, bead, besmear, bloater, bream, brill, cathode-ray tube, coelacanth, communications satellite, crt, decoder, dish, dogfish, flounder, flying fish, haddock, hake, halibut, headset, herring, lemon sole, loudspeaker, mackerel, marlin, mast, minim, mullet, ocean sunfish, past master, pilchard, plaice, rabbit ears, radio, remote control, sardine, scrambler, skate, snapper, sole, sprat, stingray, sturgeon, swordfish, television, television set, transistor, transmitter, tube, tuna, tunny, turbot, uplink, whiting, wireless, zapper, home theater, dab hand, cue card, dab off, digibox, HD-ready, plasma screen, satellite dish, set-top box, transistor radio, wipe down.

Sense 2

ace, antenna, bedaub, expert, jot, molecule, ounce, plaster, receiver, relay, rub down, scour, smear, smirch, tittle, tuner, wizard, Ort, COD, HIT.

Sense 3

aerial, buff, dram, fragment, rub out, scruple, smudge.

Sense 4

finish, screen, wipe, wipe out.

Sense 5

master, set, shine.

Sense 6

spot, trifle.

Sense 7

polish, rub.

Sense 8

authority.

blob

dollop.

dapple

stipple.

point

dot.

smear

daub.

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