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One entry found for dabble.
Main Entry: dab·ble
Pronunciation: primarystressdab-schwal
Function: verb
Inflected Form(s): dab·bled; dab·bling /-(schwa-)lieng/
1 : to wet by splashing : SPATTER
2 a : to paddle or play in or as if in water b : to reach with the bill to the bottom of shallow water to obtain food <ducks dabbled in the pond>
3 : to work or concern oneself lightly or without deep involvement <they dabble in poetry>
- dab·bler /-(schwa-)lschwar/ noun

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