What does brushing mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. brush, brushingnoun

    the act of brushing your teeth

    "the dentist recommended two brushes a day"

  2. brush, brushingnoun

    the act of brushing your hair

    "he gave his hair a quick brush"


  1. brushingnoun

    An instance of brushing.

    Give your shoes a brushing to get the mud off.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Brushing

    of Brush

  2. Brushingadjective

    constructed or used to brush with; as a brushing machine

  3. Brushingadjective

    brisk; light; as, a brushing gallop

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  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. Brandon Marcello:

    It's just like brushing your teeth ; you wouldn't wake up and only brush your bottom teeth or decide to only brush for 20 seconds because you know the downside of poor dental hygiene.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. 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.

  5. Vash Young:

    There is no finer sensations in life that which comes with victory over one's self... Go forward to a goal of inward achievement, brushing aside all your old internal enemies as you advance.

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    To cause to become
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