requiring no brush to use or apply:
brushless shaving cream.
clear or cleared of brush:
a brushless plain.
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noun the indented lines sometimes left by the bristles of a brush on a painted surface
noun Word Origin
the act or process of reviewing a subject, technique, or the like, for the purpose of renewing the memory, skill, etc.: He gave his Spanish a brushup before his trip to Mexico. the act or process of eliminating or repairing minor flaws: He gave the collection a final brushup before putting it on display.
abrupt in manner; blunt; rough: A brusque welcome greeted his unexpected return. Historical Examples Rough-Hewn Dorothy Canfield The Grafters Francis Lynde In the Wilderness Robert Hichens The Tigress Anne Warner El Diablo Brayton Norton Little Journeys to the Homes of the Great, Volume 7 Elbert Hubbard Half A Chance Frederic S. Isham The Fourth Estate, […]