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- v. Present participle of brush down.
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Sharon picked up a currycomb and began brushing down the sleek chestnut while it nosed at the manger full of hay.
Gideon recalled how dispassionately the Tar Man had turned and slit the wretch’s throat from ear to ear before walking away, brushing down his jacket as he did so, even remembering to toss a coin to the landlord in payment for his ale.