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Synonyms for dabdæb

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. tap, pat, dab(noun)

    a light touch or stroke

    Synonyms:
    water tap, wiretap, spigot, splatter, strike, splash, pat, water faucet, hydrant, dab, rap, tap

  2. dab, splash, splatter(verb)

    a small quantity of something moist or liquid

    Synonyms:
    sputtering, splattering, stir, splatter, splashing, dab, splash, pat, plash, spatter, sputter, spattering, tap, splutter

  3. dab, swab, swob(verb)

    apply (usually a liquid) to a surface

    Synonyms:
    dab, swob, pat, swab

  4. dab, pat(verb)

    hit lightly

    Synonyms:
    dab, swob, pat, chuck, swab

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. dab(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    strike, slap

  2. dab(n.)

    Synonyms:
    blow, stroke

  3. dab(n.)

    Synonyms:
    adept, expert, proficient, master-hand, capital hand, nice hand, DABSTER, good hand

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

obd, sgis, acb, bsd, pbr


Translations for dab

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • ربتArabic
  • цапвам, потупвам, мазка, специалист, потупване, майстор, писия, мацвамBulgarian
  • μικροποσότητα, άγγιγμα, μάστορας, λιμάνδη η κοινήGreek
  • lenguadoSpanish
  • با چیز نرمی کسی را زدن یا نوازش کردنPersian
  • tippa, nokareFinnish
  • toucheFrench
  • hangyányiHungarian
  • tamponareItalian
  • bagatelaPortuguese
  • klick, dutta, baddareSwedish

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