Sponging

• a. & n. from Sponge, v. • (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Sponge
Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/sponging/

Sponging

Spon'ging adjective & noun from Sponge , v. Sponging house (Eng. Law) , a bailiff's or other house in which debtors are put before being taken to jail, or until they compromise with their creditors. At these houses extortionate charges are commonly m...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/S/170

Sponging

adding texture to a surface with sponges of different porosity dipped in paints, inks, etc.
Found on http://www.coxes.com/stamping/fun/glossary.htm

Sponging

The transfer of ink to paper using a small sponge (usually a cosmetic or craft sponge) in place of a brush. The ink is applied to the sponge and then the sponge is dabbed/tapped lightly onto a piece of paper leaving a series of small dots. A sponge with many holes, squeezed tightly while sponging, will produce a beautiful lacy effect.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20484
No exact match found