Thesaurus / brushed offFEEDBACK
other words for brushed off
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
USE brushed off IN A SENTENCE
See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.
Seize The Sumpsimus: Match These Terms With The Correct Definitions!START THE QUIZ
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
Having paused a few seconds to recover breath, he brushed his hat with his elbow, and declared himself ready.
THE POSTHUMOUS PAPERS OF THE PICKWICK CLUB, V. 2(OF 2)CHARLES DICKENS
She brushed them aside, and, rising, put up her hands to feel the wet lying heavy on her hair.
Gwynne made a wry face as he sat down before the dressing-table that he might reflect his visage while he brushed his hair.
I tried to, but he brushed it aside airily and told me to attend to my own affairs and light one of his cigars.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
He brushed his hair as well as he could without a brush, rolled down his sleeves, and started for town with the second dollar.
THE BOX-CAR CHILDRENGERTRUDE CHANDLER WARNER
His straw-hued hair, brushed back from a sloping brow, hung lankly down upon his coat-collar.
Jean was to be an architect—God knows why—but Aristide settled it, definitely, off-hand.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
The elder lady smiled; but her heart was full, and she brushed away a tear as she did so.
OLIVER TWIST, VOL. II (OF 3)CHARLES DICKENS
Even if Carlson had brushed the face powder off, the naphthionate would still have been there.