sponge on

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Verb1.sponge on - apply with a sponge; "The painter sponged on his washes"
apply, put on - apply to a surface; "She applied paint to the back of the house"; "Put on make-up!"
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I returned, sought the sponge on the washstand, the salts in my drawer, and once more retraced my steps.
The primary advantage that the lolly has over a sponge on a hemostat is that patients are willing to bite down on a plastic straw, whereas most refuse to bite down on a metal hemostat.
"Probably the two lowest-cost things you can do to improve your family's health are to use sponges instead of dishcloths and replace your kitchen sponge on a regular basis," said Gerba.