dab hand


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a person with a high degree of knowledge or skill in a particular field

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Gareth Malone's Extraordinary School for Boys BBC2, 9pm Choirmaster Gareth Malone might be a dab hand at creating a stunning choir out of a bunch of reluctant youths, but how will he fare teaching in a primary school for one term?
The Duchess appeared a dab hand with a brush as she used it to highlight a "suspect's" fingerprints on a ceramic tile.
Dab Hand Racing enjoyed one of their finest moments when Regal Parade took the Group 1 Betfred Sprint Cup here last September and another visit to Haydock paid off as Lovelace made it two wins from two runs since joining the syndicate.
During her visit, the Princess saw the work being done by a drug intervention programme, watched a children's storytelling session and met a group of pensioners who have become a dab hand at using the internet.
So we would like to use this page to exclusively reveal that MD John Black is a dab hand at the old air guitar.
And, although he's only acting, he can thank another medical TV show for being a dab hand with first aid.
Gemma Dyer, community fundraiser, said: "Whether you're a dab hand at baking cakes or simply enjoying a cuppa with friends is more your cup of tea, holding a Blooming Great Tea Party is a fun way to get together and raise funds for an important cause.
Hugely theatrical, this born entertainer's a dab hand at soaring retro-referencing soul and sassy pop - from the brass-blasted stomp of Stone Cold Sober to the beguiling, panoramic sweep of her biggest chart hit to date, the mega-selling New York.
Ed, re-named Mr Macaroon for the day, became a dab hand as he mixed and folded dozens of macaroons.
I wouldn't have dreamed of making them five years ago but now we are a dab hand.
London, Dec 7 (ANI): It seems Christina Aguilera's new man Mathew Rutler is a regular guy and a dab hand at shoveling snow for old ladies.
I'm by no means a dab hand but I can tinker a little bit" Doctor Who Matt Smith "I went to give a talk at my old school and the girls were all doing their 'likes' and 'innits?
But we ought not to forget that he is a dab hand at comedy, too.
As much as we'd like to say she's stretched herself too far, we can't - it seems she really is a dab hand in the kitchen, and her prowess should mean that a certain Nigella Lawson is quaking in her designer boots.
WE all know he's a dab hand in the football transfer market but yesterday Sir Alex Ferguson showed he can also make the big calls in the financial markets.