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daubery

[daw-buh-ree] /ˈdɔ bə ri/
noun
1.
unskillful painting or work.
Also, daubry
[daw-bree] /ˈdɔ bri/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1540-1550
1540-50; daub + -ery
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British Dictionary definitions for daubry

daubery

/ˈdɔːbərɪ/
noun
1.
the act or an instance of daubing
2.
an unskilful painting
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