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Overview of noun brushing

The noun brushing has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (2) brush, brushing

(the act of brushing your teeth; "the dentist recommended two brushes a day")

2. brush, brushing

(the act of brushing your hair; "he gave his hair a quick brush")


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")

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