Drabbler Drab"bler, n. (Naut.) A piece of canvas fastened by lacing to the bonnet of a sail, to give it a greater depth, or more drop. [1913 Webster]

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  • drabbler — drab·bler …   English syllables

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  • drabler — noun see drabbler …   Useful english dictionary

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