Synonyms for Scrub:
n.azalea, blackthorn, broom, buddleia, coca, dogwood, forsythia, fuchsia, gorse, hibiscus. back down, back out, forget, forgo, hold back, pull back, put on, cry off, knock something on the head, think better of something. detoxification, polish, purification, treatment. continue, hose down, swab, swill, wash off, flush out. •dwarf (noun)
diminutive, little, puny.
mediocre, poor, second-rate, unimportant.
bush, chaparral, crossbred, cur, mixed, mongrel, scour, scouring, scrub up, scrubbing, underbred, unimproved.
abrade, aggravate, chafe, disturb, fret, grate, grind, harass, irritate, rasp, resist, rub, scrape, wear.
clean, cleanse, clear, filter, launder, neaten, order, purge, purify, sanitize, sterilize, sweep, tidy, wash, wipe, Disinfect.
•clean with force (verb)
abrade, cleanse, polish, rub, scour, wash.
wash off. detoxification, hose down, purification, flush out. swill, treatment. polish. •clean
•Other relevant words:
broom, bush, chaparral, crossbred, cur, detoxification, diminutive, little, mixed, mongrel, polish, poor, puny, purification, scour, scouring, scrub up, scrubbing, swab, underbred, unimportant, unimproved, put on, flush out.