Spanish translation of “brush”
brush noun /braʃ/
› an object with bristles, wire, hair etc for cleaning, scrubbing etc
a toothbrush He picked up the brush and began to sweep the floor. › an act of brushing
He gave his coat a good brush. › a disagreement
She had a slight brush with the law when a police officer stopped her for speeding. › a bushy tail of a fox.
brush aside phrasal verb › to pay no attention to
dejar de lado
She brushed aside my objections. brush away phrasal verb › to wipe off
She brushed away a tear. brush up phrasal verb (with on) › to refresh one’s knowledge of (eg a language)
He brushed up his Spanish before he went on holiday. give ( get the brush-off) › to reject or be rejected abruptly
quitarse a alguien de encima, enviar a freír espárragos, mandar a alguien a paseo
She gave him the brush-off after he’d asked her out on a date.