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dabbler


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Dabbler  \Dab"bler\,  n. 
  1.  One  who  dabbles. 
 
  2.  One  who  dips  slightly  into  anything  a  superficial 
  meddler.  ``our  dabblers  in  politics.''  --Swift. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  dabbler 
  n  1:  an  amateur  who  engages  in  an  activity  without  serious 
  intentions  [syn:  {dilettante}] 
  2:  any  of  numerous  shallow-water  ducks  that  feed  by  upending 
  and  dabbling  [syn:  {dabbling  duck}]  [ant:  {diving  duck}] 




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