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scrubbing

verb
present participle of scrub

Synonyms & Antonyms of scrubbing

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

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“Scrubbing.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/scrubbing. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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