Definition of "dabbling" [dabbling]

  • (verb) Present participle of dabble.
  • (noun) An act in which something is dabbled in
  • (noun) the fact of being involved in an activity in a frivolous or superficial way
  • (noun) the fact of taking drugs occasionally without being a habitual user

Use "dabbling" in a sentence

  • "These other individuals are sort of what I call dabbling in cosmetic surgery."
  • "To-day, they manifested a particular attachment to a well at the bottom of the lawn, where they persisted in dabbling with sticks and pebbles, for above half an hour."
  • "But Rogert has reaped one sizable benefit from "dabbling" - his word - in boat dealing, Joe Jordan reported on the Internet site Nebraska Watchdog."

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