What does dabchick mean?

Definitions for dabchickˈdæbˌtʃɪk

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dabchick, little grebe, Podiceps ruficollis(noun)

    small European grebe


  1. dabchick(Noun)

    Popular name for the little grebe.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dabchick(noun)

    a small water bird (Podilymbus podiceps), allied to the grebes, remarkable for its quickness in diving; -- called also dapchick, dobchick, dipchick, didapper, dobber, devil-diver, hell-diver, and pied-billed grebe

  2. Origin: [For dabchick. See Dap, Dip, cf. Dipchick.]


  1. Dabchick

    The Dabchick is a South African youth sailing dinghy that is usually raced single-handed. A Bermuda rigged boat, it has a mainsail and jib. Its hull is very shallow and its skipper sits on its flat deck. This hard chined scow was designed by Jack Köper. It is usually sailed by teenagers after moving up and out of the Optimist, before moving into adult classes.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dabchick in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dabchick in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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