Synonyms for Brush:
n.extract, sweep away, get out, tap, clear, dislodge, weed out, remove, take off, flush out, take. crisis, emergency, minefield, havoc, escapade, threat, battle, adventure, precipice, fight, a disaster waiting to happen, scrap, danger. acrylic, insult, slight, enamel, airbrush, cut, rudeness, crepe paper, chalk, canvas, crayon, fixative, easel, rebuff. controversy, a war of words, flick, conflict, quarrel, misunderstanding, dispute, argument, disagreement. beard, exoskeleton, dander, armour, down, dewlap, coat, armor, camouflage. balsa, deal, ash, beech, cedar, birch, chestnut, cherry. clean up, pick up after, clean out, clear out, straighten up, sort out, pick up, tidy. grasp, handling, clutch, hold, pat, grip. forest, swamp, orchard, clearing, scrubland, rain forest, jungle, chaparral, glade. polish, purification, treatment, detoxification. douse, drown, deluge, inundate, mist, dowse. handle, pluck, gather up. •battle (noun)
clash, light touch, thicket, brushing, skirmish, brushwood, coppice, encounter, sweep, copse.
•brush off (noun)
forest, scrubland, chaparral.
conflict, touch, clash, encounter, scrap, rub, tap, skirmish.
coppice, copse, thicket, brushwood.
•scrappy bushes (noun)
coppice, hedge, undergrowth, brushwood, shrubbery, chaparral, copse, grove, thicket, cover.
shrubbery, brake, hedge, undergrowth, cover, grove, bush.
v.•clean, prepare by whisking (verb)
finger, kiss, ply, feel, touch, contact, paw, palm, rub, palpate, graze, twiddle, skim, caress, manipulate.
•touch lightly (verb)
skim, caress, kiss, sweep, flick, graze, contact.
birch, flick, chaparral, cedar, airbrush, chalk, crayon, fixative, clearing, dewlap, pick up after, crepe paper, dowse, gather up, shrubbery, battle, exoskeleton, fight, dander, beech, balsa, cherry, glade, armour, easel, scrubland. detoxification, straighten up, enamel, canvas, purification, inundate, drown, ash, douse. camouflage, tidy, acrylic, chestnut, clear out, clean out, deal, coat. clutch, handling, jungle, armor. pat, mist, swamp, treatment, clean up. pluck, polish, sort out, grasp. grip. tap. down. pick up. hold. •clean
palm, palpate, graze.
•Other relevant words:
chalk, dowse, dander, argument, cedar, beard, chestnut, polish, canvas, clutch, skirmish, coppice, handle, copse, clash, easel, undergrowth, acrylic, ash, dispute, chaparral, mist, conflict, fixative, dewlap, grove, disagreement, flick, brushing, hedge, cherry, purification, armor, coat, exoskeleton, enamel, clear, sweep, light touch, rebuff, scrap, fight, bush, battle, encounter, tidy, tap, crayon, scrubland, slight, thicket, cover, brushwood, sweep away, shrubbery, grasp, quarrel, jungle, brake, down, pat, grip, detoxification, controversy, forest, cut, airbrush.