verb (used without object), dab·bled, dab·bling.
verb (used with object), dab·bled, dab·bling.
Words nearby dabble
OTHER WORDS FROM dabbledab·bler, noundab·bling·ly, adverbun·dab·bled, adjective
Examples from the Web for dabbler
In Dornan's telling, Clinton was a "self-indulgent hedonist and phony," a dabbler in drugs, a letch.
The human head, that crowning capital of the column of man, is too interesting a subject, to be the proper theme of every dabbler.Thoughts on Man|William Godwin
Who would believe That a poet, dabbler in every sort of folly, May turn discreet when mysterious love beckons?Fifty Contemporary One-Act Plays|Various
It is among the possibilities that you, a dilettante, a dabbler, may solve the secret of all the ages past and to come.To Win the Love He Sought|E. Phillips Oppenheim
Now Dabbler was a widower; he was not of prepossessing appearance, and his h's troubled him, but Dabbler was a warm man.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume II (of 3)|Charles James Wills
As for the worthy Freytag, he felicitated himself highly on the way he had handled that dabbler in poeshy.Historical Tales, Vol 5 (of 15)|Charles Morris