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Synonyms and Antonyms of scour

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scour

synonym (synonym of scour)

  • (verb.cognition)
    examine minutely (verb.cognition)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    clean with hard rubbing (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    rub hard or scrub (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.change)
    rinse, clean, or empty with a liquid (verb.change)
     

hypernym (scour IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • a place that is scoured (especially by running water) (noun.location)
    a point located with respect to surface features of some region (noun.location)
     
  • clean with hard rubbing (verb.contact)
    move over something with pressure (verb.contact)
     
  • examine minutely (verb.contact)
    try to locate or discover, or try to establish the existence of (verb.contact)
     
  • rinse, clean, or empty with a liquid (verb.change)
    wash off soap or remaining dirt (verb.contact)
     

hyponym (.... IS A KIND OF scour relation)

  • clean with hard rubbing (verb.contact)
    scrub with a holystone (verb.contact)
     

derivation (.... is derived from scour)

  • a place that is scoured (especially by running water) (noun.location)
    rinse, clean, or empty with a liquid (verb.change)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    clean with hard rubbing (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    rub hard or scrub (verb.contact)
     
  • clean with hard rubbing (verb.contact)
    the act of cleaning a surface by rubbing it with a brush and soap and water (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.artifact)
    a brush with short stiff bristles for heavy cleaning (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.person)
    someone who cleanses by scouring (noun.person)
     
  • (noun.person)
    a worker who uses a scrub brush to clean a surface (usually a floor or deck) (noun.person)
     
  • examine minutely (verb.contact)
    moving over territory to search for something (noun.act)
     
  • rinse, clean, or empty with a liquid (verb.change)
    an act of removing by cleansing; ridding of sediment or other undesired elements (noun.act)
     
  • (noun.location)
    a place that is scoured (especially by running water) (noun.location)
     
  • rub hard or scrub (verb.contact)
    a tool or machine used for wearing down or smoothing or polishing (noun.artifact)
     
  • (adj.all)
    causing abrasion (adj.all)
     
synonym hypernym hyponym derivation explore scrub abrade flush purge place spot topographic point rinse rinse off rub holystone flush purge scrub abrade purging

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