, n. 1. Act of rubbing, esp. in order to clean.
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2. A blow; a stroke; a hit; a swipe. [Low]
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3. A gibe; a jeer; a severe sarcasm. Swift.
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4. A handkerchief. [Thieves' Cant or Slang]
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5. Stain; brand. [Obs.] "Slavish wipe." Shak.
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