4. To flatter excessively or glossy. [R.]

I can safely say, however, that, without any daubing at all,
I am very sincerely your very affectionate, humble servant.

5. To put on without taste; to deck gaudily. [R.]

Let him be daubed with lace.

(Daub) v. i. To smear; to play the flatterer.

His conscience . . . will not daub nor flatter.

(Daub), n.

1. A viscous, sticky application; a spot smeared or daubed; a smear.

2. (Paint.) A picture coarsely executed.

Did you . . . take a look at the grand picture? . . . 'T is a melancholy daub, my lord.

(Daub"er) n.

1. One who, or that which, daubs; especially, a coarse, unskillful painter.

2. (Copperplate Print.) A pad or ball of rags, covered over with canvas, for inking plates; a dabber.

3. A low and gross flatterer.

4. (Zoöl.) The mud wasp; the mud dauber.

(Daub"er*y or Daub"ry) , n. A daubing; specious coloring; false pretenses.

She works by charms, by spells, by the figure, and such daubery as this is.

(Daub"ing), n.

1. The act of one who daubs; that which is daubed.

2. A rough coat of mortar put upon a wall to give it the appearance of stone; rough-cast.

3. In currying, a mixture of fish oil and tallow worked into leather; — called also dubbing. Knight.

(Dau"bree*lite) n. [From Daubrée, a French mineralogist.] (Min.) A sulphide of chromium observed in some meteoric irons.

(Daub"y) a. Smeary; viscous; glutinous; adhesive. "Dauby wax."

(Daugh"ter) n.; pl. Daughters (#); obs. pl. Daughtren [OE. doughter, doghter, dohter, AS. dohtor, dohter; akin to OS. dohtar, D. dochter, G. tochter, Icel. dottir, Sw. dotter, Dan. dotter, datter, Goth. daúhtar,, OSlav. dushti, Russ. doche, Lith. dukte, Gr. qyga`thr, Zend. dughdhar, Skr. duhit&rsdot; possibly originally, the milker, cf. Skr. duh to milk. &radic68, 245.]

1. The female offspring of the human species; a female child of any age; — applied also to the lower animals.

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