Daubing
Daubing Daub"ing, n. 1. The act of one who daubs; that which is daubed. [1913 Webster]

2. A rough coat of mortar put upon a wall to give it the appearance of stone; rough-cast. [1913 Webster]

3. In currying, a mixture of fish oil and tallow worked into leather; -- called also {dubbing}. --Knight. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Daubing — Daub Daub (d[add]b), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Daubed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Daubing}.] [OE. dauben to smear, OF. dauber to plaster, fr. L. dealbare to whitewash, plaster; de + albare to whiten, fr. albus white, perh. also confused with W. dwb plaster,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • daubing — dɔːb n. material which is spread on walls; act of daubing; painting which was poorly done v. cover with plaster or mud; soil, dirty; paint in an unskillful manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • daubing — noun Something daubed, such as graffiti …   Wiktionary

  • daubing — noun the application of plaster • Syn: ↑plastering • Derivationally related forms: ↑daub, ↑plaster (for: ↑plastering) • Hypernyms: ↑application, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • dubbing — Daubing Daub ing, n. 1. The act of one who daubs; that which is daubed. [1913 Webster] 2. A rough coat of mortar put upon a wall to give it the appearance of stone; rough cast. [1913 Webster] 3. In currying, a mixture of fish oil and tallow… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Daub — (d[add]b), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Daubed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Daubing}.] [OE. dauben to smear, OF. dauber to plaster, fr. L. dealbare to whitewash, plaster; de + albare to whiten, fr. albus white, perh. also confused with W. dwb plaster, dwbio to… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Daubed — Daub Daub (d[add]b), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Daubed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Daubing}.] [OE. dauben to smear, OF. dauber to plaster, fr. L. dealbare to whitewash, plaster; de + albare to whiten, fr. albus white, perh. also confused with W. dwb plaster,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • daub — dauber, n. daubingly, adv. dauby, adj. /dawb/, v.t. 1. to cover or coat with soft, adhesive matter, as plaster or mud: to daub a canvas with paint; to daub stone walls with mud. 2. to spread (plaster, mud, etc.) on or over something: to daub… …   Universalium

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