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Synonyms for dabbleˈdæb əl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dabble(verb)

    dip a foot or hand briefly into a liquid

    play around, splash around, smatter, paddle

  2. dabble, paddle, splash around(verb)

    play in or as if in water, as of small children

    splash around, dodder, toddle, smatter, totter, spank, play around, larrup, dabble, paddle, waddle, coggle

  3. dabble, smatter, play around(verb)

    work with in an amateurish manner

    "She dabbles in astronomy"; "He plays around with investments but he never makes any money"

    fool around, splash around, babble, blether, smatter, blather, play around, dabble, paddle, blither

  4. dabble(verb)

    bob forward and under so as to feed off the bottom of a body of water

    "dabbling ducks"

    play around, splash around, smatter, paddle

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. dabble(v. a.)

    wet, spatter, sprinkle, moisten

  2. dabble(v. n.)

    play in water, splash about

  3. dabble(v. n.)

    work superficially, make slight efforts, fritter away time

  4. dabble(v. n.)

    tamper, meddle, take liberties

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