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scrub

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of scrub

  1. a living thing much smaller than others of its kind <that scrub of a mutt turned out to be the smartest dog we ever had> Synonyms diminutive, midget, mite, peewee, pygmy (also pigmy), runt, dwarf, shrimp, Tom ThumbRelated Words nubbin; mini, miniature; bantam; homunculus, hop-o'-my-thumb, manikin (also mannikin); half-pintNear Antonyms whale, whopperAntonyms behemoth, colossus, giant, jumbo, leviathan, mammoth, monster, titan


scrub

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of scrub

  1. to put an end to (something planned or previously agreed to) <the outdoor art project was scrubbed when the organizers found out they needed permission from city hall> Synonyms abandon, abort, call, call off, cry off, drop, recall, repeal, rescind, revoke, scrap, cancelRelated Words abrogate, annul, invalidate, nullify, void, write off; recant, retract, take back, withdraw; countermand, reverse, roll back; break off, discontinue, end, halt, stop, terminate; hold back, interrupt, suspend; give up, relinquish, surrenderNear Antonyms engage, pledge, promise; begin, commence, initiate, start; take on, take up, undertakeAntonyms continue, keep


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