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Verb
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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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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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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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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To put an end to something
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To edit out incorrect, offensive, or otherwise undesirable content from a publication
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To remove or wear away by friction
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To carry out spring-cleaning on (a room, a house, etc)
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Get rid of or give up
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To brush off or away, typically dirt or litter
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To apply a substance to a surface
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Cause to bubble
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To fix, correct, revise or improve (a text or document)
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To put right
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Stop or slow
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Garment for surgeon
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An area of open uncultivated land, typically on acid sandy soil, with characteristic vegetation of heather, gorse, and coarse grasses
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Plural for vegetation consisting mainly of brushwood or stunted forest growth
“Barren trees, dry scrub, and leaf-scattered ground make up the rural landscape of Virginia in December.”
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Plural for an undersized or stunted plant, animal or person
“And now they would send Hubert to college, that puny little scrub of a boy!”
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Plural for medical clothing, especially those worn while performing surgery
“It had nothing to do with the unfamiliar bed, the sounds of the storm raging outside, or the fact that she was still wearing her scrub.”
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(slang) Plural for a guy that thinks he's fly, and is also known as a buster
“And no, I don't want no scrub. A scrub is a guy that can't get no love from me.”
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Plural for an act or process of immersing and washing one's body in the water
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Plural for errand boy or girl
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Plural for a newcomer
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Plural for a thorough cleaning or inspection
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Going-overs
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Plural for an act or sound of scraping, grinding or grating
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Plural for an act of rubbing something
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