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whisk broom

noun
1.
a small, short-handled broom used chiefly to brush clothes.
Origin
1855-1860
1855-60
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  • It might also be helpful to have a whisk broom, a dust pan, and a heavy duty plastic bag to line your collection container.
  • All of the survivors claimed a whisk broom and ditty box.
  • Scrub the area briskly with a wire brush and dust it off with a whisk broom.
  • Bring a whisk broom to sweep ice particles out of the inside of the tent.
  • The hair is kept neat and shining with a small whisk broom made of rushes.

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