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Dabble

work at in a nonserious fashion; splash around; move noisily in a liquid

Usage

Scientists never dabble in anything, they always make a very careful study of their subject

dabble
Mnemonic

Double

Dainty

delicate; delicately beautiful; fastidious; not easy to please; Ex. dainty movement/dress

Dais

raised platform for speakers or other important people

Usage

Teacher is standing on dais to deliver his lecture.

dais
Mnemonic

Dice Desk Playing with Dice on dais. Desk on Dais

Dally

trifle with; toy with; treat without the necessary seriousness; procrastinate; waste time

Usage

You may dally as long as you like by the roadside

dally

Damn

condemn; criticize severely; condemn to everlasting punishment; doom; bring to ruin; N. damnation

Dank

damp; unpleasantly wet

Usage

He was slumped on the floor of a small dank cell

dank
Mnemonic

Tank Dank wall of the Tank

Dapper

neat and trim (in appearance); (of small men) neat in appearance and quick in movements; neat; spry

Usage

He looked very dapper in his new suit

dapper
Mnemonic

Diaper Look dapper in Diaper

Dappled

spotted

Usage

I lounged in my lawn chair, the dappled sunlight lulling me to sleep

dappled
Mnemonic

apple. Dappled apple.

Dart

move or throw suddenly and quickly

Daub

smear (as with paint); cover with something sticky; Ex. daub one's clothes with mud/paint; N: small bit of sticky substance; Ex. a daub of paint

Usage

The painting was just a series of daubs of thick paint

daub

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