from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A cleansing or scouring accomplished by hard rubbing, as with a brush or something rough; a scrub.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Present participle of scrub.
  • noun An act of cleaning in which something is scrubbed.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

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


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