Synonyms of scrub in English

: scrub1scrub2

scrub1


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verb

1‘he scrubbed the kitchen floor’

SYNONYMS
scour, rub, brush, sponge, swab, clean, cleanse, wash, wipe

2‘you could only save that much by scrubbing the Navy’

SYNONYMS
abolish, scrap, throw out, abandon, drop, do away with, give up, discontinue, take away, stop, put an end to, cancel, call off, eliminate, cut, jettison, discard, forget, forget about, abort
informal axe, ditch, dump, junk
ANTONYMS

keep, restore


Synonyms of scrub in English

: scrub1scrub2

scrub2


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noun

1‘there the buildings ended and the scrub began’

SYNONYMS
brush, brushwood, scrubland, undergrowth, coppice, copse, thicket