[ rab ]

  1. a wooden beater for mixing plaster or mortar.

Origin of rab

First recorded in 1815–25, rab is from the French word rabot

Words Nearby rab

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How to use rab in a sentence

  • Did we serve our God with half the zeal rab served his, we might trust to sleep as peacefully in our graves as he does in his.

    Spare Hours | John Brown