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Synonyms for scour

Synonyms for (noun) scour

Synonyms: scour Definition: a place that is scoured (especially by running water)

Similar words: topographic point, spot, place Definition: a point located with respect to surface features of some region Usage: this is a nice place for a picnic; a bright spot on a planet

Synonyms for (verb) scour

Synonyms: scour, flush, purge Definition: rinse, clean, or empty with a liquid Usage: flush the wound with antibiotics; purge the old gas tank

Similar words: rinse, rinse off Definition: wash off soap or remaining dirt

Synonyms: scour, scrub Definition: clean with hard rubbing Usage: She scrubbed his back

Similar words: rub Definition: move over something with pressure Usage: rub my hands; rub oil into her skin

Synonyms: scour, abrade Definition: rub hard or scrub Usage: scour the counter tops

Similar words: rub Definition: move over something with pressure Usage: rub my hands; rub oil into her skin

Synonyms: scour Definition: examine minutely Usage: The police scoured the country for the fugitive

Similar words: look for, search, seek Definition: try to locate or discover, or try to establish the existence of Usage: The police are searching for clues; They are searching for the missing man in the entire county