scrubbing-board love



from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A corrugated board on which clothes are scrubbed in the course of washing; a wash-board.


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  • One is like a scrubbing-board, and down below it the water boils and swirls and bubbles ...

    The Rubadub Mystery Blyton, Enid, 1898?-1968 1952

  • They would be seen at Yokohama playing baseball with Tokio University; in the courtyard of the Vatican receiving the blessing of the Pope; at Waikiki riding the breakers on a scrubbing-board; in the Philippines eating cocoanuts in the shade of the sheltering palm, and in Brooklyn in the

    Somewhere in France Richard Harding Davis 1890


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