What is the opposite of dab?

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Verb
Opposite of to pat lightly and quickly to clean or wipe away
“You'll need to scrub this stubborn stain nice and hard to remove it.”
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Opposite of to rub a (typically oily or sticky) substance over
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Opposite of to daub or wipe, typically with a swab
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Opposite of to poke (at) something roughly or quickly
“She would touch him suggestively, but he was completely oblivious to her advances.”
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Opposite of to dry (a wet surface or substance) using an absorbent material
Verb
Opposite of to strike with a quick light blow or blows
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 who is highly skilled or knowledgeable in their field
“After all these years, he's still an amateur at his craft.”
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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 tiny amount
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Opposite of a hard or repeated hit or strike
Noun
Opposite of a compact mass of a substance, especially one without a definite or regular shape
Noun
Opposite of a slight amount of something
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Opposite of a very small or insignificant amount
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Opposite of a person who is highly skilled or knowledgeable in their field
Noun
Opposite of a very small or insignificant amount
Noun
Opposite of a blurred or smeared mark on the surface of 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 a powerful stroke with a hand, weapon, or hard object
“He came on in a series of well-placed slashes, and every time she ducked aside, it was a narrow miss.”
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