Definition of "dabbing" [dabbing]
- (verb) Present participle of dab.
Use "dabbing" in a sentence
- "These hatch out by degrees, so that renewed soaking and "dabbing" with the acid and a soft cloth are required."
- "It was two o'clock when I woke, and, arter a couple o 'pork-pies and a pint or two, I sat on a seat in the Park smoking, while she kep' dabbing 'er eyes agin and asking me to come' ome."
- "The closest thing to a regular community gathering is the weekly bingo game, where elderly neighbors assemble every Friday night in the school auditorium, silently dabbing rows of cards in hopes of taking home the $500 grand prize."