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Noun
An act of cleaning in which something is scrubbed
Noun
Domestic household chores such as cleaning and cooking
Noun
The Formal act of putting an end to
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Present participle for to rub or scour something with force, typically to clean or polish it
Scrub it hard to remove the stubborn stains.”
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Present participle for to clean, especially with force
“To season a new carbon steel wok, scrub it with detergent to remove the factory oil.”
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Present participle for to wash or bathe oneself or someone else
“Every town had its bathing establishments, where you could not only scrub yourself clean, but also get shaved, or eat and drink.”
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Present participle for to cancel, revert or abandon an activity or action
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“I may have to scrub the whole thing and revert to the previous version.”
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Present participle for to put an end to something
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Present participle for to make smooth, glossy or shiny by rubbing, cleaning, or grinding
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Present participle for to edit out incorrect, offensive, or otherwise undesirable content from a publication
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Present participle for to remove or wear away by friction
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Present participle for to carry out spring-cleaning on (a room, a house, etc)
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Present participle for get rid of or give up
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Present participle for to stop or end the progress of
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Present participle for to brush off or away, typically dirt or litter
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Present participle for to apply a substance to a surface
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Present participle for to fix, correct, revise or improve (a text or document)
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Present participle for to put right
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