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Definitions of dabble:

part of speech: noun


part of speech: verb

To play among water, or among mud and water; to throw water and splash it about; to do anything in a slight and superficial manner; to meddle.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To paddle with the hands in water; do anything in a careless manner; as, to dabble in art.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To play in water with hands or feet: to do anything in a trifling way.

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To pair off, to separate from a company in pairs; in Parliament, applied to two members of opposite political opinions when they agree to absent themselves from divisions of the House for a specified time in order to neutralise each other's votes; the term is similarly applied to electors, & c., of opposite views who agree mutually to refrain from voting. ...

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