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brush, the

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brush, the

noun phrase

  1. The backwoods; jungle; the BOONDOCKS (1770s+)
  2. A snub; quick dismissal; brush-off (1930s+)

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give someone the brush

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
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