What is another word for daubing?

590 synonyms found


[ dˈɔːbɪŋ], [ dˈɔːbɪŋ], [ d_ˈɔː_b_ɪ_ŋ]

Daubing is the act of applying a substance, usually paint or mud, haphazardly or clumsily onto a surface. However, there are many other expressions that can be used in place of this term. Some synonyms for daubing include smearing, spreading, coating, painting, and applying. These words can be used interchangeably with daubing, depending on the context in which they are used. Other synonyms include staining, varnishing, and tinting. No matter which word you choose to use, it is important to select one that accurately represents the specific type of application you are referring to, in order to convey your message effectively.

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Usage examples for Daubing

daubing in and rubbing out again, and staring at her till I knew she was beginning to feel uneasy and anxious.
"A Top-Floor Idyl"
George van Schaick
In order to sustain the new character which he had assumed, he came every day to the reading-room, tumbling over books and papers, generally carrying one of the former in his hand, affecting an utter disregard of his personal appearance, daubing his fingers with ink, wiping them on the pocket of his coat, and doing numerous other things which he fancied would stamp him a distinguished person.
"'Lena Rivers"
Mary J. Holmes
But he had to quit it after I reached the daubing stage.
"The Law-Breakers"
Ridgwell Cullum

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