Usage examples for Dabber

  1. Occasionally a rich reward would fall to the enterprising " dabber." – Reminiscences of a South African Pioneer by W. C. Scully
  2. I may be in as great a hurry as you can imagine; I may be but a poor nervous wreck already, as I am; I may be quivering to be up and away from there, but he dabs me with his towel- he dabs me until reason totters on her throne- sometimes just a tiny tot, as the saying goes, or it may be that the whole cerebral structure is involved- and then when he is apparently all through the Demoniac Dabber comes back and dabs me one more fiendish, deliberate and premeditated dab, making nine hundred and seventy- five dabs in all. – Cobb's Anatomy by Irvin S. Cobb