smeary+mass

  • 1 daub — I. v. a. Smear, besmear, plaster, cover, bedaub, begrime, soil, sully, defile, deface. II. n. 1. Coarse painting. 2. Smear, smirch, smeary mass …

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  • 2 drawing — /draw ing/, n. 1. the act of a person or thing that draws. 2. a graphic representation by lines of an object or idea, as with a pencil; a delineation of form without reference to color. 3. a sketch, plan, or design, esp. one made with pen, pencil …

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  • 3 smudge — I. verb (smudged; smudging) Etymology: Middle English smogen Date: 15th century transitive verb 1. a. to make a smudge on b. to soil as if by smudging 2. a. to rub, daub, or wipe in a smeary manner …

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  • 4 smudge — /smʌdʒ / (say smuj) noun 1. a dirty mark or smear. 2. a smeary state. 3. a blurred mass: the house was a smudge on the horizon. 4. a stifling smoke. –verb (smudged, smudging) –verb (t) 5. to mark with dirty streaks or smears. –verb (i) 6. to form …

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