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scrubbing brush Line breaks: scrub|bing brush
Pronunciation: /ˈskrʌbɪŋ ˌbrʌʃ/
(North American scrub brush)

Definition of scrubbing brush in English:

noun

A hard brush for scrubbing floors.
Example sentences
  • Brushes, brooms, scrubbing brushes and soap are provided by the owners.
  • If only, people sigh, we still had matrons, ruling the roost with rods of iron (and ensuring that brooms and scrubbing brushes were used regularly and effectively).
  • Only scrubbing brushes, fuel and toiletries come lower on the national shopping list than financial services.

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