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daub

verb

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1 to make dirty
  • a tablecloth daubed with too many spills to ignore any longer

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2 to rub an oily or sticky substance over
  • he begins his nightly transformation into a circus clown by daubing greasepaint on his face

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daub

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“Daub.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/daub. Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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