3 Letters
2 Consonants
1 Vowels
1 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use dab as a noun or as a verb in a sentence.
About Dab
A 1 syllables noun and 3 letters with the letters a, b, and d, 2 consonants, 1 vowels and 1 syllables with the middle letter a. Dab starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters d, da, and the ending characters are b, ab, ..
Definition
A light touch or stroke
Origin/Roots
Middle English
School Grade
Dab is set as a kindergarten word that starts with d, ends with b, 1 syllables, 1 vowels and 3 letters.
Scrabble
Is dab a scrabble word? A 6 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Dab in Pig Latin is said as "abday or abdway".
Unigram
d | a | b
Bigram
da | ab
Trigram
dab
Word Gram
Noun Examples
a light touch or stroke
a small quantity of something moist or soft;
"a dab of paint";
"a splatter of mud"
Verb Examples
hit lightly;
"pat him on the shoulder"
apply (usually a liquid) to a surface;
"dab the wall with paint"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Dab"

There are 1,261 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to dab.

SynonymDefinition
Abbreviateshorten
"Abbreviate `New York'' and write `NY''"
Abridgereduce in scope while retaining essential elements
"The manuscript must be shortened"
Acceptedgenerally approved or compelling recognition
"several accepted techniques for treating the condition"
"his recognized superiority in this kind of work"
Accomplishedsuccessfully completed or brought to an end
"his mission accomplished he took a vacation"
"the completed project"
"the joy of a realized ambition overcame him"
Acea serve that the receiver is unable to reach
Acidstreet name for lysergic acid diethylamide
Acoustic Gramophone
Adamantvery hard native crystalline carbon valued as a gem
Adamantinenot capable of being swayed or diverted from a course
unsusceptible to persuasion
"he is adamant in his refusal to change his mind"
"Cynthia was inexorable
she would have none of him"- W.Churchill
"an intransigent conservative opposed to every libera
Adaptedchanged in order to improve or made more fit for a particular purpose
"seeds precisely adapted to the area"
"instructions altered to suit the children''s different ages"

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Anagrams

There are 2 anagrams from dab.

Anagram Definition
Daba light touch or stroke
Badthat which is below standard or expectations as of ethics or decency
"take the bad with the good"

View English words with the unique letters used in dab. Words With The Letters Abd

Derives

Dab derives from 10 words.

Word Definition
Chucka holding device consisting of adjustable jaws that center a workpiece in a lathe or center a tool in a drill
Daba light touch or stroke
Knockthe act of hitting vigorously
"he gave the table a whack"
Pata light touch or stroke
Pinka light shade of red
Rapthe act of hitting vigorously
"he gave the table a whack"
Swabcleaning implement consisting of absorbent material fastened to a handle
for cleaning floors
Swobcleaning implement consisting of absorbent material fastened to a handle
for cleaning floors
Tapa light touch or stroke
Tipan indication of potential opportunity
"he got a tip on the stock market"
"a good lead for a job"

Hypernyms

Dab has 2 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Touchthe act of putting two things together with no space between them
"at his touch the room filled with lights"
Touchingthe act of putting two things together with no space between them
"at his touch the room filled with lights"

Names With The Word "Dab"

38 names are spelled with dab.

NameMaleFemale
IdabelleNoNo
IdabelNoNo
AdabelleNoYes
DabneyNoNo
IdabellNoNo

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The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word dab.

Is dab a scrabble word or can you use dab in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 2246 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 2023 games. This 3 letter 6 point scrabble word can be rearranged 6 ways. What other words can be made with the letters a, b, and d? There's 59 with 5 letters or less with the letters a, b, and d. Here is a list of 25 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Dab (3 letters) 6 7 dab
Beard (5 letters) 8 +2 9 +2 beard
Adobe (5 letters) 8 +2 9 +2 abode
Band (4 letters) 7 +1 9 +2 band
Bard (4 letters) 7 +1 8 +1 abdr
Bead (4 letters) 7 +1 8 +1 abed
Beads (5 letters) 8 +2 9 +2 beads
Blade (5 letters) 8 +2 10 +3 blade
Board (5 letters) 8 +2 9 +2 board
Brad (4 letters) 7 +1 8 +1 abdr
Braid (5 letters) 8 +2 9 +2 abdir
Daub (4 letters) 7 +1 9 +2 daub
Abode (5 letters) 8 +2 9 +2 abode
Brand (5 letters) 8 +2 10 +3 brand
Bad (3 letters) 6 7 dab
Badge (5 letters) 9 +3 11 +4 badge
Bade (4 letters) 7 +1 8 +1 abed
Daba (4 letters) 7 +1 8 +1 daba
Bawdy (5 letters) 14 +8 14 +7 bawdy
Adobo (5 letters) 8 +2 9 +2 adobo
Bread (5 letters) 8 +2 9 +2 beard
Blida (5 letters) 8 +2 10 +3 blida
Bida (4 letters) 7 +1 8 +1 bida
Dubai (5 letters) 8 +2 10 +3 bidua
Baldr (5 letters) 8 +2 10 +3 baldr





     

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