What is the opposite of dab?

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Verb
Opposite of to pat lightly and quickly, especially to clean or wipe away
“You'll need to scrub this stubborn stain nice and hard to remove it.”
Verb
Opposite of to rub a (typically oily or sticky) substance over
Verb
Opposite of to poke (at) something roughly or quickly
“She would touch him suggestively, but he was completely oblivious to her advances.”
Verb
Opposite of to dry (a wet surface or substance) using an absorbent material
Noun
Opposite of a small amount of something
“Kate puts a lot of sugar in her coffee. It's no wonder she goes like the Energizer Bunny!”
Noun
Opposite of a person with a high level of knowledge or skill in a field
“After all these years, he's still an amateur at his craft.”
Noun
Opposite of a strike with a part of the body or an instrument
“To avoid conflict, give them a wave with your hand and walk away.”
Noun
Opposite of a compact mass of a substance, especially one without a definite or regular shape
Noun
Opposite of a tiny amount
Noun
Opposite of a blow with the fist
Noun
Opposite of a very small amount
Noun
Opposite of a blow, knock, or hit
Noun
Opposite of a faint or wavering light
Noun
Opposite of a person with a high level of knowledge or skill in a field
Noun
Opposite of a very small amount
Noun
Opposite of a blurred or smeared mark on the surface of something
Noun
Opposite of a sudden forward thrust of the body, typically with an arm outstretched to attack someone or seize something
Noun
Opposite of a poking or thrusting motion
“As soon as I felt a pull from him, I immediately leaned back to stabilize myself.”
Noun
Opposite of a very slight trace
Noun
Opposite of an instance of striking or being struck
“That was a fortunate miss for him, having evaded the oncoming vehicle by a matter of inches.”
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