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daub (something) on(to) (something)

To smear something onto something else. I daubed stain remover onto the spot and then tossed the pants in the washer.
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daub with

To apply or smear a substance onto something. I daubed the spot with stain remover and then tossed the pants in the washer. I'm going to daub the hinges with some grease to make that squeaking stop.
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daub something on(to) something

 and daub something on
to smear or paint something onto something else, The painter daubed a bit of yellow onto the canvas. Daub on a bit of yellow here. She daubed the medicine on.
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daub something with something

to smear or paint something with something sticky, such as paint, grease, makeup, etc. The mechanic daubed the part with grease and put it back where it came from. The end of the chair leg was daubed with glue and set into place.
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Unlike some in this situation, Daub heard his shots, and will remember the incident as having happened in real time, not in the commonly perceived slow motion effect known as "tachypsychia" nor as "it happened so fast.
The technology has been around for several years and is already in use in many UK and European bakeries but now Daub is taking the technology to new heights with the new Daub Energy Recovery System which it describes as the ' bakers and food manufacturers contribution to a better environment-and a better bottom line'.
Council Member Jane Hague, Daub reinforced the Republican message of inclusion and their theme that those closest to the people can best address local needs and priorities.
As per this agreement, various websites operated by Daub Alderney will be offering games from GECOs content delivery platform.
com) new layout, highlighted by a clean and easy to navigate design, enables customers to easily access the vast array of used cars, SUVs, trucks, and minivans available at Brown Daub Used Cars, including an extensive inventory of Certified Pre-Owned (CPOV) Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge, and Ram models.
Visitors have the opportunity to roll up their sleeves and try their hand at the traditional craft of wattle and daub, which involves using bucketloads of mud and straw, to help complete the new privy.
It is oak-framed, using new and reclaimed oak, in-filled with wattle and daub - split hazel wattle/daubed with mud and straw and finally lime-rendered and painted with natural lime paint and with a grass roof.
KG has announced his retirement and will be succeeded by Achim Daub, the current president of the fragrance division for the company's sales in Africa, Europe and the Middle East.
They have issued a statement of intent to enter Welsh Assembly Government buildings and daub paint once inside.
Hal Daub, president and chief executive officer of American Health Care Association in Washington, D.
Daub is a former mayor of Omaha, a four-term Nebraska congressman, and the current chairman of the independent, bipartisan Social Security Advisory Board, a position he will retain while at AHCA/NCAL.
Sharing video content between devices with vastly different processing and image display capabilities while preserving the user's viewing experience is incredibly difficult to accomplish," said Sally Daub, president and CEO of ViXS Systems.
Omaha Mayor Hal Daub testified recently for NLC on a Senate proposal to reduce the costs of federal emergency disaster activities by providing seed money to localities for predisaster mitigation and by streamlining the procedures the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) follows when responding to presidentially declared disasters.
com)-- Brown Daub Pre-Owned offers an extensive inventory of used vehicles, including several gently used Chevy SUV models.
One house was targeted 17 times as the vandals sprayed graffiti on fences, road signs, garage doors, cars and even clambered into gardens to daub obscene tags.