daub (something) on(to) (something)

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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 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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Police are investigating after anti-English graffiti was daubed on stables belonging to a Cardiff couple who recently moved to west Wales, while one of their horses was injured.
The words 'Cai Maes Sais', meaning 'English Out' had also been daubed on the stables.
Graffiti daubed on a car park wall has been removed after a private company stepped in when the city council said it could not afford to do the work.
Cardiff council told Councillor Michael Michael it would not remove the word Kyle - daubed on a communal car park wall - because of financial pressures and because it was not racist or offensive.