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  1. brushesnoun

    Plural form of brush.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of brushes in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of brushes in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of brushes in a Sentence

  1. Christian Sulger-Buel:

    They had access to only basic primary colors and despite the fine lines in some of the paintings, only worked with large brushes.

  2. Mark Duffy:

    People say I've had brushes with the law. That's not true. I've had brushes with overzealous prosecutors.

  3. Louise Erdrich:

    Life will break you. Nobody can protect you from that, and living alone won't either, for solitude will also break you with its yearning. You have to love. You have to feel. It is the reason you are here on earth. You are here to risk your heart. You are here to be swallowed up. And when it happens that you are broken, or betrayed, or left, or hurt, or death brushes near, let yourself sit by an apple tree and listen to the apples falling all around you in heaps, wasting their sweetness. Tell yourself you tasted as many as you could.” ― Louise Erdrich, The Painted Drum LP

  4. Theresa Dellinger:

    There are little hollow hairs in that fluffy, hairy material, it's not going to reach out and bite you, but if someone brushes up against that hair, it'll release toxins that you'll have a reaction to.

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