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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scrubbedadjective

    made clean by scrubbing

    "fresh-scrubbed floors"; "boys with scrubbed necks and faces"


  1. scrubbedverb

    (in surgery) with hands washed according to operating room protocol and wearing sterile gown and sterile gloves

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Scrubbed, Scrubbyadjective

    Mean; vile; worthless; dirty; sorry.

    Etymology: scrubet, Danish.

    I gave it to a youth,
    A kind of boy, a little scrubbed boy,
    No higher than thyself. William Shakespeare, Merchant of Venice.

    The scrubbiest cur in all the pack,
    Can set the mastiff on your back. Jonathan Swift.

    The scene a wood, produc’d no more
    Than a few scrubby trees before. Jonathan Swift.


  1. scrubbed

    Scrubbed generally refers to the action of cleaning something thoroughly by rubbing hard, often with a brush and water. In a broader context, it can also refer to the process of removing or deleting unwanted or sensitive information from a document or system.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Scrubbed

    of Scrub

  2. Scrubbedadjective

    dwarfed or stunted; scrubby

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of scrubbed in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of scrubbed in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of scrubbed in a Sentence

  1. Jay Ree:

    Women get facials, they get their manicure, they get their hair done and their whole body scrubbed.

  2. Major General Peter Gersten:

    We have some healing to do too. … The passion and the honor of the paint team and design crews as they put this airplane together piece by piece, and scrubbed it piece by piece with meticulous detail was all based on the honor of being able to give back something to the community.

  3. Larry Noble:

    If somebody changed, deleted, scrubbed a federal record with the intent of deceiving the public or intent of deceiving anybody, it could very well be a violation of federal law.

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