[Ads-l] dab

Cohen, Gerald Leonard gcohen at MST.EDU
Sun Sep 11 16:13:42 EDT 2016

This may be a blend: "just a few dabs" + "just a little dab" -- or at least under the influence of
"a little dab" as in the Brylcreem commercial.

Gerald Cohen 
Jonathan Lighter [wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM], Saturday, September 03, 2016 1:43 PM

Poligrip commercial :

"Just a few dab is clinically proven to seal out more food particles."

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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