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Overview of verb brush

The verb brush has 6 senses? (first 5 from tagged texts)
1. (11) brush

(rub with a brush, or as if with a brush; "Johnson brushed the hairs from his jacket")

2. (10) brush

(touch lightly and briefly; "He brushed the wall lightly")

3. (5) brush

(clean with a brush; "She brushed the suit before hanging it back into the closet")

4. (2) brush, sweep

(sweep across or over; "Her long skirt brushed the floor"; "A gasp swept cross the audience")

5. (1) brush

(remove with or as if with a brush; "brush away the crumbs"; "brush the dust from the jacket"; "brush aside the objections")

6. brush

(cover by brushing; "brush the bread with melted butter")

Overview of adj brushed

The adj brushed has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (1) brushed

(touched lightly in passing; grazed against; "of all the people brushed against in a normal day on a city street I remember not a one")

2. (1) brushed

((of hair or clothing) groomed with a brush; "with shining hair neatly brushed"; "the freshly brushed clothes hung in the closet")

3. brushed, fleecy, napped

((of fabrics) having soft nap produced by brushing; "a dress of brushed cotton"; "a fleecy lining"; "napped fabrics") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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