from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Having a nap produced by brushing: a dress made of brushed cotton.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. rubbed, especially as a finish.
  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of brush.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. p. p. of brush.
  • adj. having a soft nap produced by brushing.

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

  • adj. (of hair or clothing) groomed with a brush
  • adj. (of fabrics) having soft nap produced by brushing
  • adj. touched lightly in passing; grazed against


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