Definition of "dabbles" [dabbles]
- (verb) third-person singular simple present indicative form of dabble.
- (verb) to dip, move, or splash (the fingers, feet, etc) in a liquid
- (verb) to deal (with) or work (at) frivolously or superficially; play (at)
- (verb) to daub, mottle, splash, or smear
Use "dabbles" in a sentence
- "He rather moves than "dabbles" in literature, and not uncommonly takes a hand at some of the many forms of art."
- "In fact, her recent 'dabbles' indicate that she'll put in a few hours a week."
- "Tapes, also known as Mark Tomlinson, is a 49-year-old father of four who dabbles in short fiction and will contimue doing so until he gets it right."