daub (v.) Old form(s): daube , dawb'd
bedaub, smear, defile
1H4 I.i.6[King Henry to all] No more the thirsty entrance of this soil / Shall daub her lips with her own children's blood
KL II.ii.64[disguised Kent to Cornwall, of Oswald] I will ... daub the wall of a jakes with him
R3 III.v.29[Richard to all, of Hastings] So smooth he daubed his vice with show of virtue
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