scrub down


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w>scrub down

vt sep walls, person, oneselfabschrubben
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It is not in my nature to spend my life in fattening fowls; I cannot stoop about turning over the soil for vegetables, nor flourish a whip and drive a cart, nor scrub down a horse in a stable all my life, so I must die of starvation, I suppose?
You could also buy some planters, hot wash your drive, mow your lawn if you have one, add hanging baskets or topiary balls to frame the door and scrub down and wash your windows.
HOGGING THE LIMELIGHT Mum Millie gives giant pet pig a scrub down
For those who meticulously scrub down every surface with anti-bacterial wipes several times a day, it turns out those wipes you use might not be anywhere near as effective at removing those nasties from worktops as you'd expect.
amp;nbsp;This does not mean a simple scrub down, but instead emptying out your fridge.
But, before breaking out the cleanser and cotton balls in preparation for giving each "contestant" a thorough scrub down - although you got the feeling Daniel would have rather used a bucket of Swarfega and a hazmat suit - each make-up obsessive was placed at the mercy of the public.
But, before breaking out the cleanser and cotton balls in preparation for giving each 'contestant' a thorough scrub down - although you got the feeling Daniel would have rather used a bucket of Swarfega and a hazmat suit - each make-up obsessive was placed at the mercy of the public.
I especially learned not to bend over at the rear of the elephant when giving her a scrub down as she pooped on my head
Every day across Fukushima prefecture, teams of workers blast roads with water, scrub down houses, cut branches and scrape contaminated soil off farmland.
Give slabs a final scrub down with warm soapy water.
Father and daughter volunteers Mitch and Maddison Wood I scrub down the steps at Sunset Ridge Middle School as part of I the annual Comcast Cares Day.
By the time this numismatic novelty arrives, it will only be worth about threepence anyway so it may be time to scrub down the benches, unfold the Union Jacks and prepare for street parties across the land.