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Synonyms for scrub

Synonyms for scrub

to rub hard in order to clean

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to remove (an outer layer or adherent matter) by rubbing a surface with considerable pressure

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to decide not to go ahead with (something previously arranged)

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dense vegetation consisting of stunted trees or bushes

the act of cleaning a surface by rubbing it with a brush and soap and water

clean with hard rubbing

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wash thoroughly

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postpone indefinitely or annul something that was scheduled

(of domestic animals) not selectively bred

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One Saturday morning in April, I arrived at the peak to find a young woman there scrubbing off graffiti.
Throughout the year, members of Volunteens perform a series of community services, such as cleaning the city's park trails, and scrubbing off graffiti.
Those who worked for them, or with them, may spend a lot of time scrubbing off the bad odor.
These measures would begin to give the area back to the local law-abiding people and start to give thugs and vandals a hard time - why not have convicted petty criminals cleaning up and repairing damage, scrubbing off graffiti and litter picking?
The media engulfs the castings thoroughly by scrubbing off the sand--even in deep pockets.