The floor was scrubbed to whiteness, the very stove was burnished.
She scrubbed hard, snuffling all the time, and talking volubly.
The floor had not only been washed clean; it had been scrubbed white.
She looked as if she too had, like the step, been scrubbed a few minutes before.
She scrubbed the knuckles of one hand roughly across her quivering lips.
He patted his ...