What does brushing mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. brush, brushing(noun)

    the act of brushing your teeth

    "the dentist recommended two brushes a day"

  2. brush, brushing(noun)

    the act of brushing your hair

    "he gave his hair a quick brush"

Wiktionary

  1. brushing(Noun)

    An instance of brushing.

    Give your shoes a brushing to get the mud off.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Brushing

    of Brush

  2. Brushing(adj)

    constructed or used to brush with; as a brushing machine

  3. Brushing(adj)

    brisk; light; as, a brushing gallop

How to pronounce brushing?

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How to say brushing in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of brushing in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of brushing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of brushing in a Sentence

  1. Jasmin Floyd:

    I’ve accepted it the best I can, but it’s not something I can put behind me, i dread brushing my teeth. I never used to have any dietary needs, but now I have to avoid crunchy or chewy foods. My jaw gets tired easily.

  2. Sally Cram:

    It only takes 24 hours for bacteria to make inflammation (the cause of blood) in your gums, so if you didn’t do a good job of brushing or flossing the day prior, you could notice a little blood.

  3. Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve:

    We won't be able to deal with this subject by always brushing the dust under the rug, at some point the dust gets thicker than the rug.

  4. Meredith Montgomery:

    What may this look like? Ten to 30 minutes of play with a favorite wand toy, special brushing session (if liked by your pet), a walk with your leashed dog, or time spent with a favorite toy playing fetch or tug-of-war.

  5. The USDA:

    At this time, we don't have any evidence indicating this is something other than a' brushing scam' where people receive unsolicited items from a seller who then posts false customer reviews to boost sales.

Images & Illustrations of brushing

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