wire brush


noun

a brush with steel bristles for removing rust, flaking paint, etc.

QUIZZES

BECOME A PRO CHEF WITH THIS EXQUISITE CUISINE QUIZ!

Even if you can't be a professional chef, you can at least talk like one with this vocabulary quiz.
Question 1 of 9
You may have read the word "simmer" in a recipe or two, but what does it really mean?

Definition for wire brush (2 of 2)

wire-brush
[ wahyuhr-bruhsh ]
/ ˈwaɪərˈbrʌʃ /

verb (used with object)

to clean or remove with a wire brush.
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020

British Dictionary definitions for wire brush

wire brush

noun

a brush having wire bristles, used for cleaning metal, esp for removing rust, or for brushing against a cymbal
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012