OTHER WORDS FROM brushedun·brushed, adjectivewell-brushed, adjective
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Send a PajamaGram to yourself or to a love one’s door and step into these double-brushed flannel beauties made from pure cotton.
Laws that civil rights leaders fought so hard to establish are being brushed aside.
The flies were all over his ears and eyes, and I brushed them away and picked him up.
The Obama administration has publicly brushed off these requests until last week.Iran Offers Iraq ‘Everything it Needs’ to Fight ISIS|Eli Lake|June 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At times, he slapped the guitar box with two fingers or the heel of his hand as, in the same motion, he brushed the strings.Stanley Booth on the Life and Hard Times of Blues Genius Furry Lewis|Stanley Booth|June 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was injured—kinda, sorta, barely—and he brushed it aside.Reporter Miles O’Brien Lost an Arm but None of His Admirable Spirit or Wit|Kevin Bleyer|March 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Having paused a few seconds to recover breath, he brushed his hat with his elbow, and declared himself ready.The Posthumous Papers of the Pickwick Club, v. 2(of 2)|Charles Dickens
She brushed them aside, and, rising, put up her hands to feel the wet lying heavy on her hair.Uncanny Tales|Various
Gwynne made a wry face as he sat down before the dressing-table that he might reflect his visage while he brushed his hair.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
I tried to, but he brushed it aside airily and told me to attend to my own affairs and light one of his cigars.The Soldier of the Valley|Nelson Lloyd
He brushed his hair as well as he could without a brush, rolled down his sleeves, and started for town with the second dollar.The Box-Car Children|Gertrude Chandler Warner