Brush (disambiguation)

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A brush is a device with bristles, wire or other filaments used for cleaning, grooming, painting (paintbrush), etc. Brush may also refer to:


  • Hairbrush, a brush designed for grooming hair
  • Toothbrush, a brush designed for cleaning teeth
  • Brush (electric), a device which conducts current between stationary wires and moving parts
  • Toilet brush, a brush used to clean toilets
  • Pastry brush, also known as a basting brush, a cooking utensil used to spread oil or glaze on food
  • A type of drum stick called "Drum brush", used for smoother playing
  • Paintbrush, a brush used to apply paint or ink
  • Ink brush, a brush used in East Asia for calligraphy





Other uses[edit]

  • USS Brush (DD-745), a United States Navy destroyer named for Charles Brush
  • Rufe Brush, an anthropomorphic squirrel from the book Mariel of Redwall, part of the Redwall series of fantasy books
  • Basil Brush, a fictional fox on British television that has appeared on multiple shows from 1963 to the present
  • Ben Brush (1893-1918), a United States racehorse and prolific sire who won the Kentucky Derby in 1896
  • Brush (video game), a building-block for video game levels