brush noun definition in Art equipment topic from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


 noun: Art equipment topic
[countable] an object made of short stiff hairs (called bristles ) or wires set in a block of wood or plastic, usually attached to a handle. Brushes are used for many different jobs, such as cleaning, painting and tidying your hair. a paintbrush a hairbrush a toothbrush brush strokes (= the marks left by a brush when painting) a dustpan and brush Apply the paint with a fine brush.