brush away


brush away
(to wipe off: She brushed away a tear; She brushed it away.) limpiar
VT + ADV (gen) quitar (con cepillo or la mano etc)

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  • brush away — ˌbrush a ˈway [transitive] [present tense I/you/we/they brush away he/she/it brushes away present participle brushing away past tense brushed away …   Useful english dictionary

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  • brush away — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms brush away : present tense I/you/we/they brush away he/she/it brushes away present participle brushing away past tense brushed away past participle brushed away to refuse to accept or listen to something that… …   English dictionary

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  • brush away — see brush aside …   English dictionary

  • brush away — remove with brush, remove in a brushing motion …   English contemporary dictionary

  • brush away a difficulty — remove an obstacle; repress or ignore a problem …   English contemporary dictionary

  • To brush away — Brush Brush, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Brushed} (br[u^]sht); p. pr. & vb. n. {Brushing}.] [OE. bruschen; cf. F. brosser. See {Brush}, n.] 1. To apply a brush to, according to its particular use; to rub, smooth, clean, paint, etc., with a brush. A… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Brush — Brush, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Brushed} (br[u^]sht); p. pr. & vb. n. {Brushing}.] [OE. bruschen; cf. F. brosser. See {Brush}, n.] 1. To apply a brush to, according to its particular use; to rub, smooth, clean, paint, etc., with a brush. A brushes… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • brush — brush1 [brush] n. [ME brushe < OFr broce, brosse, bush, brushwood < VL * bruscia < Gmc * bruskaz, underbrush: for IE base see BREAST] 1. BRUSHWOOD ☆ 2. sparsely settled country, covered with wild scrub growth 3. a) a device having… …   English World dictionary

  • brush */*/ — I UK [brʌʃ] / US verb Word forms brush : present tense I/you/we/they brush he/she/it brushes present participle brushing past tense brushed past participle brushed 1) [transitive] to make something clean or tidy using a brush brush your… …   English dictionary