daubery

noun
daub·​ery | \ -b(ə)rē\
variants: or less commonly daubry \ -​brē \
plural -es

Definition of daubery

1 : the act of daubing
2a archaic : a dauber's work
b obsolete : a misuse of or misrepresentation by words : mystifying action

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History and Etymology for daubery

daub entry 1 + -ery, -ry

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