A Dab. n.s. [from the verb.]
- A small lump of any thing.
- A blow with something moist or soft.
- Something moist or slimy thrown upon one.
- [In low language.] An artist; a man expert at something. This is not used in writing.
- A kind of small flat fish.
Of flat fish there are rays, flowks, dabs, plaice. Carew.