scrubbing brush


scrubbing brush
noun
a brush with short stiff bristles for heavy cleaning
Syn: ↑scrub brush, ↑scrubber
Derivationally related forms: ↑scrub (for: ↑scrubber)
Hypernyms: ↑brush

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noun

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scrubbing brush UK [ˈskrʌbɪŋ ˌbrʌʃ] US noun [countable] [singular scrubbing brush plural scrubbing brushes]
a stiff brush used for cleaning things
Thesaurus: machines and equipment used for cleaninghyponym

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ˈscrubbing brush [scrubbing brush] (BrE) (NAmE ˈscrub brush) noun
a stiff brush for cleaning floors and other surfaces

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • scrubbing brush — especially BrE scrub brush AmE n a stiff brush that you use for cleaning things …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • scrubbing brush — UK [ˈskrʌbɪŋ ˌbrʌʃ] / US noun [countable] Word forms scrubbing brush : singular scrubbing brush plural scrubbing brushes a stiff brush used for cleaning things …   English dictionary

  • scrubbing brush — scrub·bing brush || skrÊŒb(ɪŋ)‚brʌʃ n. brush with short hard bristles used for scrubbing and for heavy cleaning, scrub brush …   English contemporary dictionary

  • scrubbing-brush — /ˈskrʌbɪŋ brʌʃ/ (say skrubing brush) noun 1. a brush used for scrubbing, especially floors, clothes, or very dirty hands. 2. Obsolete Colloquial bread with more chaff and bran in it than flour …   Australian English dictionary

  • scrubbing-brush — scrubbˈing brush noun A brush with short stiff bristles for scrubbing floors, etc • • • Main Entry: ↑scrub …   Useful english dictionary

  • scrubbing brush — noun A short brush, held in the hand, used for scrubbing floors etc …   Wiktionary

  • scrubbing brush — especially BrE, scrub brush AmE noun (C) a stiff brush that you use for cleaning things …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • scrubbing brush — noun see scrub brush …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • scrubbing brush —   Palaki an ai …   English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • brush —   1. Instrument. Palaki, hulu. See toothbrush.    ♦ Scrubbing brush, palaki ānai.    ♦ Scrubbing or painting brush, hulu ānai.    ♦ Hairbrush, palaki lauoho.    ♦ To brush, palaki.   2. See forest.   3. To graze. Pe ahi, kāhili.   4. To brush… …   English-Hawaiian dictionary


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