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    daub

    daub - Dictionary definition and meaning for word daub

    Definition
    (noun) material used to daub walls Definition
    (noun) a blemish made by dirt
    Synonyms : blot , slur , smear , smirch , smudge , spot
    Example Sentence
    • he had a smudge on his cheek
    Definition
    (noun) an unskillful painting Definition
    (verb) coat with plaster
    Synonyms : plaster
    Example Sentence
    • daub the wall
    Definition
    (verb) apply to a surface
    Example Sentence
    • daub paint onto the wall
    Definition
    (verb) cover (a surface) by smearing (a substance) over it
    Synonyms : smear
    Example Sentence
    • smear the wall with paint
    • daub the ceiling with plaster
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for daub

from DAUB, if you can remember DOBBY from the Harry Potter movies: he was always shabby and dirty, as if COVERED WITH MUD or SMEARED WITH PAINT

daub- this word resembles the word dhobi..person who cleans "daubed" clothes.

daag ache hai... or daub ache hai....

Dubbed movies are lame, not very artistic, daub is artless painting.

dry+hub->a house covers with straw clay or mud

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