from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. Present participle of brush.
  • n. An instance of brushing.
  • adj. brisk; light

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Constructed or used to brush with; as a brushing machine.
  • adj. Brisk; light.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Brisk; rapid: as, a brushing gallop.
  • n. In mining, that part of the roof or floor of a roadway which is removed to increase its height.

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

  • n. the act of brushing your teeth
  • n. the act of brushing your hair


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