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Synonyms for brush

Synonyms for brush

light and momentary contact with another person or thing

to make light and momentary contact with, as in passing

a brief, hostile exposure to or contact with something such as danger or opposition

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momentary contact

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conducts current between rotating and stationary parts of a generator or motor

a bushy tail or part of a bushy tail (especially of the fox)

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a minor short-term fight

the act of brushing your teeth

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the act of brushing your hair

contact with something dangerous or undesirable

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rub with a brush, or as if with a brush

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touch lightly and briefly

clean with a brush

sweep across or over

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remove with or as if with a brush

cover by brushing

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References in periodicals archive ?
Place the brush back in the bottle after painting each nail.
My only concern is that there's quite a bit of brush back there.
And city fire inspectors already have issued more than 15,000 warning notices, the most in recent memory, to residents who failed to cut brush back at least 200 feet from their buildings.
The former owner had cleared the brush back in May,'' she said, noting that the property also has a 6,000-gallon water tank that can be tapped for firefighting purposes.
They wanted me to brush back and forth and put on groomers.
Most brush backs are made out of thickened polypropylene, offering superior durability.