8 Definitions of Scrub

The meaning of the word scrub, the definition of Scrub:

n. - One who labors hard and lives meanly; a mean fellow.

n. - Something small and mean.

n. - A worn-out brush.

n. - A thicket or jungle, often specified by the name of the prevailing plant; as, oak scrub, palmetto scrub, etc.

n. - One of the common live stock of a region of no particular breed or not of pure breed, esp. when inferior in size, etc.

a. - Mean; dirty; contemptible; scrubby.

v. t. - To rub hard; to wash with rubbing; usually, to rub with a wet brush, or with something coarse or rough, for the purpose of cleaning or brightening; as, to scrub a floor, a doorplate.

v. i. - To rub anything hard, especially with a wet brush; to scour; hence, to be diligent and penurious; as, to scrub hard for a living.

The word "scrub" uses 5 letters: B C R S U

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Words formed by adding one letter before or after scrub, or to scrub in any order:

e - cubers   m - crumbs   s - scrubs  

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bur burs bus crus cub cubs cur curb curs rub rubs sr sub urb urbs us

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