brush / brʌʃ /


brush4 个定义

n. 名词 noun
  1. an implement consisting of bristles, hair, or the like, set in or attached to a handle, used for painting, cleaning, polishing, grooming, etc.
  2. one of a pair of devices consisting of long, thin handles with wire bristles attached, used in jazz or dance bands for keeping a soft, rhythmic beat on the trap drums or the cymbals.
  3. the bushy tail of an animal, especially of a fox.
v. 有主动词 verb
  1. to sweep, paint, clean, polish, etc., with a brush.
  2. to touch lightly in passing; pass lightly over: His lips brushed her ear.
  3. to remove by brushing or by lightly passing over: His hand brushed a speck of lint from his coat.
v. 无主动词 verb
  1. to move or skim with a slight contact.
v. 动词组 verb
  1. brush aside, to disregard; ignore: Our complaints were simply brushed aside.
  2. brush off, to rebuff; send away: She had never been brushed off so rudely before.
  3. brush up on, to revive, review, or resume: She's thinking of brushing up on her tennis.Also brush up.

brush 近义词

n. 名词 noun

tool with bristles for cleaning

n. 名词 noun


n. 名词 noun

scrappy bushes

v. 动词 verb

touch lightly

v. 动词 verb

clean, prepare by whisking

brush 的近义词 8
brush 的反义词 1


  • brush aside
  • brush off
  • brush up
  • give someone the air (brush off)
  • have a brush with
  • tarred with the same brush


  1. At issue is a change the utility made to the amount of trees and other brush it clears around utility poles and power lines, especially in high fire-risk areas.
  2. The researchers then used a brush and “painted” virus onto animals that had been infected and were now immune.
  3. The easements would effectively be a legal agreement that would allow the developer to ensure that flammable brush on private property near Lilac Hills Ranch was managed safely.
  4. That was comparable to another set of three similar trees pollinated by hand with a standard pollen brush.
  5. Short dogs have to work too hard just to break through the brush, she says.
  6. But just up the steep river bank and through the brush is an opening.
  7. Before this latest brush with the law, the rapper was facing pot-bust and unrelated gun charges.
  8. It was starting to look like Cosby might not brush this scandal off.
  9. Brush the pastry with egg wash and sprinkle with fleur de sel and pepper.
  10. Pat the chicken dry with paper towels, place on a sheet pan, brush with olive oil, and sprinkle with salt and pepper.
  11. We squatted in the long grass and buck-brush, listening, and a few seconds later heard a horse snort distinctly.
  12. Her success increased her confidence in herself and enhanced the boldness and freedom with which she handled her brush.
  13. Two or three small parties of guerrillas had been sighted, but they took to the brush at the sight of the Federals.
  14. Grandfather Mole felt it brush his back as it swept into place again.
  15. Near noon I found a place where they'd cached two extra horses in the brush on Sage Creek.