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  Dictionary Definition of dab

dab [1]
verb ( dabbed, dabbing )

-- verb (t)
1. to tap lightly, as with the hand.
2. to pat or tap gently, as with some soft or moist substance.
3. to apply (a substance) by light strokes.
-- verb (i)
4. to touch lightly; peck.
-- noun
5. a quick or light blow; a pat, as with the hand or something soft.
6. a small moist lump or mass.
7. a small quantity.
8. dab hand.
[ME. Cf. Norw. dabba tap with the foot, G Tappe footprint]