scrubbing-brush


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. 2014.

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

  • scrubbing brush — noun a brush with short stiff bristles for heavy cleaning • Syn: ↑scrub brush, ↑scrubber • Derivationally related forms: ↑scrub (for: ↑scrubber) • Hypernyms: ↑brush …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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 — 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