Dabbled in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Dabbled

simple past tense and past participle of dabble

Short Example Sentences for Dabbled

  • 1. He was a lawyer who dabbled in literature. 🔊
  • 2. Its locks dabbled in gore. 🔊
  • 3. He had even dabbled in whitewash. 🔊
  • 4. He dabbled the spoon uneasily in his tea, looking downcast. 🔊
  • 5. He lifted his dabbled hands, and looked at them, wondering. 🔊
  • 6. Consequently we possessed our souls in impatience and dabbled in conjecture. 🔊
  • 7. They are dabbled like a painter's palette. 🔊
  • 8. He had dabbled in journalism and talked with literary fellows like myself. 🔊
  • 9. Blood flowed everywhere; men dabbled in blood, almost bathed in blood. 🔊

How to use Dabbled in Sentences?

  • 1. The dowager often dabbled in stocks and shares for want of something better to do. 🔊
  • 2. We have dabbled in them all, generally belonging to the deep section of the day. 🔊
  • 3. He had the reputation of having dabbled a little in our art; some said not without merit. 🔊
  • 4. Why force a professional status on the mere dabbler in crime, who might never have dabbled again? 🔊
  • 5. On the bed was a grey-haired woman, groaning feebly and with her forehead dabbled in blood. 🔊
  • 6. The pretty soft brown hair, dabbled here and there with water, was hanging in disorder. 🔊
  • 7. From childhood, they dabbled in water, they swum like fishes, their playthings were boats. 🔊
  • 8. Those who dabbled in alchemy declared that Maitre Cornelius had the power of making gold. 🔊
  • 9. Her beautiful arms and hands were bare, and she dabbled with them in the water, and played with the fish. 🔊
  • 10. I, who have dealt with death all my life, and have dabbled with the melting ruins of the earthly tabernacle. 🔊
  • 11. What gave it its sinister significance, however, was that from hem to hem it was all dabbled and discoloured. 🔊
  • 12. She was found in the corner of the large chimney, having no covering save her shift, and that dabbled in gore. 🔊
  • 13. He also trifled with horticulture, dabbled in tulips, was a connoisseur in pinks, and had gained a prize for polyanthuses. 🔊
  • 14. Van Dam chuckled, with satisfaction, while she felt for her handkerchief and dabbled at his bruised knuckles. 🔊
  • 15. The red light from the west shone on her, and dabbled her white kirtle as with blood, and her face was like one of the red roses in her garden. 🔊
  • 16. Yet, from the facts she subsequently placed before me, it would seem that it was at her instigation that I first dabbled in finance. 🔊
  • 17. But real-estate, in which almost everybody had once dabbled (with advantage assumed and usually realized), had now become a game for experts. 🔊
  • 18. Their dewlaps all dabbled with red wine and ale, And extremities cold as a live fish's tail! 🔊
  • 19. At last I spied him, his back to a rock, his hand dabbled for coolness in a little runnel that trickled at his side. 🔊
  • 20. Mr. Montague had dabbled in many professions in his time, from street peddling upward, but what he was really best at was hypnotism. 🔊
  • 21. The sailcloth was stained and dabbled with the mud; and a strange sense of shrinking seized upon Clayton as he stooped to lift one end. 🔊
  • 22. He could play the guitar quite prettily, could sing a song, dabbled with pen and brush, and talked with considerable facility of poetry and art. 🔊
  • 23. See, it's all dabbled yet; and where your head was resting now, the dead girl's head lay, more than a hundred years since! 🔊
  • 24. In his later years he dabbled in literature and the drama, and interested himself in arboriculture in his retirement at Henley-on-Thames. 🔊
  • 25. In her early years she dabbled a little in poetry herself, and there is a tradition in the family that the prenuptial correspondence was for a long time wholly in verse. 🔊
  • 26. The hand he held against his breast was dabbled and streaked with the blood that oozed from beneath the pressing fingers; the leaf-mold under him was saturated with it. 🔊