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scrub

synonym (synonym of scrub)

  • (noun.group)
    dense vegetation consisting of stunted trees or bushes (noun.group)
     
  • (noun.act)
    the act of cleaning a surface by rubbing it with a brush and soap and water (noun.act)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    clean with hard rubbing (verb.contact)
     
  • (verb.body)
    wash thoroughly (verb.body)
     
  • (verb.social)
    postpone indefinitely or annul something that was scheduled (verb.social)
     

similar (similar with scrub)

  • (of domestic animals) not selectively bred (adj.all)
    not made more desirable or valuable or profitable; especially not made ready for use or marketing (adj.all)
     

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

  • clean with hard rubbing (verb.contact)
    move over something with pressure (verb.contact)
     
  • dense vegetation consisting of stunted trees or bushes (noun.group)
    all the plant life in a particular region or period (noun.group)
     
  • the act of cleaning a surface by rubbing it with a brush and soap and water (noun.act)
    the act of making something clean (noun.act)
     
  • wash thoroughly (verb.body)
    cleanse (one's body) with soap and water (verb.body)
     

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

  • clean with hard rubbing (verb.contact)
    scrub with a holystone (verb.contact)
     
  • the act of cleaning a surface by rubbing it with a brush and soap and water (noun.act)
    cleaning with a mop (noun.act)
     

entail (entailment relations of scrub)

  • postpone indefinitely or annul something that was scheduled (verb.social)
    make a schedule; plan the time and place for events (verb.communication)
     

derivation (.... is derived from scrub)

  • clean with hard rubbing (verb.contact)
    a brush with short stiff bristles for heavy cleaning (noun.artifact)
     
  • (noun.location)
    a place that is scoured (especially by running water) (noun.location)
     
  • (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)
     
  • dense vegetation consisting of stunted trees or bushes (noun.group)
    resembling a bush in being thickly branched and spreading (adj.all)
     
  • (adj.all)
    sparsely covered with stunted trees or vegetation and underbrush (adj.all)
     
  • postpone indefinitely or annul something that was scheduled (verb.social)
    the act of cancelling; calling off some arrangement (noun.act)
     
  • the act of cleaning a surface by rubbing it with a brush and soap and water (noun.act)
    wash thoroughly (verb.body)
     
  • (verb.contact)
    clean with hard rubbing (verb.contact)
     
  • wash thoroughly (verb.body)
    the act of cleaning a surface by rubbing it with a brush and soap and water (noun.act)
     
synonym similar hypernym hyponym entail derivation bush chaparral scouring scrubbing scour scrub up unimproved cleaning cleansing cleanup botany flora vegetation mopping swabbing holystone schedule scrub up scour bushy scrabbly scrubby scouring

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