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brushed

Textiles treated with a brushing process to raise the nap and give a softer, warmer finish
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The quadroon nurse was looked upon as a huge encumbrance, only good to button up waists and panties and to brush and part hair; since it seemed to be a law of society that hair must be parted and brushed.
His hair had evidently been hastily brushed smooth in front of the temples, but stuck up behind in quaint little tufts.
Pickwick by the leg, at imminent hazard of throwing him off his balance, brushed away at his boot till his corns were red-hot; while the other shampooed Mr.