Etymology
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dibble (n.)

"tool to make a hole in the soil (as to plant seeds)," mid-15c., probably from Middle English dibben "to dip" (c. 1300, perhaps akin to or an alteration of dip (v.)) + instrumental suffix -el (1). The verb, "make a hole with or as with a dibble," is from 1580s. Related: Dibbled; dibbling.

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Definitions of dibble
1
dibble (v.)
plant with a wooden hand tool;
dibble Spring bulbs
dibble (v.)
make a hole with a wooden hand tool;
dibble the ground
2
dibble (n.)
a wooden hand tool with a pointed end; used to make holes in the ground for planting seeds or bulbs;
Synonyms: dibber
From wordnet.princeton.edu