Part of speech:
To move (an object or objects) firmly along a surface, especially repeatedly:
Of inferior or mediocre quality or value.
Not important; insignificant or petty.
Of ordinary or undistinguished quality.
(Chiefly Southern US) Sickly; ill.
(Gram.) Expressing smallness or diminution
Something that is a mixture or combination of elements:
A base or cowardly person.
A star of relatively small size or mass and low luminosity
To treat with a regimen intended to remove impurities and promote health:
To wash or clear as by a swift current of water; flush
To give birth before the embryo or fetus is viable; have a miscarriage
To make smooth or soft like buff
To do away with; wipe out; abolish, withdraw, etc.
To stop, end, or have done with
To remove all traces of; eliminate or obliterate:
To use a mop to wash or dry surfaces:
To interrupt one's course or journey for a brief visit or stay. Often used with by, in, or off:
To use a swab on; clean, medicate, etc. with a swab
To abrade or smooth by rubbing with a sharp or rough instrument.
To strike out or cancel (a word, for example) by or as if by drawing lines through.
(Baseball) Amateurish behavior, short for "bush league behavior"
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