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verb as in coat; make dirty

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Five field-seconds perfected by fog, duffel snuggled against melike a child, the wash of creamy daubs against green,then gone.

His parents daub it with anti-bacterial cream, hoping to prevent infection.

That she is, but Daub took the phone call to Hill at face value.

After law school, she joined Daub full-time, working as his legislative assistant on issues like health care and Social Security.

Very little of the earlier buildings remained, as they all appear to have been built of wood and wattle-and-daub.

As for "wattle and daub" I could wish that it had never been invented.

A painter was made to paint a ring of blood around the neck and daub the clothes with red.

There are good prints provided cheap, to hang in the place of the ancient sampler or daub.

They daub one of these portions all over with charcoal, until it be perfectly black.


On this page you'll find 58 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to daub, such as: dab, deface, smear, smudge, spatter, and begrime.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.