Tamil Dictionary definitions for Dab

Dab : சற்றுக் கிறுக்குத்தனம்

Dab : சற்றுக் கிறுக்குத்தனம்

English Verbs with Tamil meanings

PresentPastPast ParticipleGerundTamil Meaning
Dabdabbeddabbeddabbingமெதுவாக தட்டு

Dab definition


  1. A skillful hand; a dabster; an expert.
  2. A name given to several species of flounders, Especially. to the European species, Pleuronectes limandAdjective. The American rough dab is Hippoglossoides platessoides.
  3. A gentle blow with the hand or some soft substance; a sudden blow or hit; a peck.
  4. A small mass of anything soft or moist.

Intransitive verb.

  1. To strike or touch gently, as with a soft or moist substance; to tap; hence, to besmear with a dabber.
  2. To strike by a thrust; to hit with a sudden blow or thrust.