Simple Definition of dab hand
: a person who is very good at doing something
Full Definition of dab hand
Examples of dab hand
He's a dab hand at cooking.
She's a dab hand in the kitchen.
She's always been a dab hand with a paint brush.
Origin of dab hand
First Known Use: circa 1828
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