To dabble is defined as to splash or dip in water, or to show a superficial interest in some hobby but never get seriously involved.(verb)
See dabble in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: Du dabbelen, freq. of MDu dabben, to strike, dab
See dabble in American Heritage Dictionary 4
verb dab·bled, dab·bling, dab·bles verb, transitive
Origin: Possibly from Dutch dabbelen
Origin: , frequentative of dabben, to strike, tap.
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