Meaning of Scouring

English: Scouring
Bangla: মাজন, ঘর্ষণ, মার্জন, মার্জনা, ঘষা-মাজা
Hindi: दस्त, सफ़ाई, अतिसार, परिशोध
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा

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Definition: 1

to remove dirt, grease, etc., from or to cleanse or polish by hard rubbing, as with a rough or abrasive material: to scour pots and pans.

Definition: 2

to remove (dirt, grease, etc.) from something by hard rubbing: to scour grease from pots and pans.

Definition: 3

to clear or dig out (a channel, drain, etc.) as by the force of water, by removing debris, etc.

Definition: 4

to purge thoroughly, as an animal.

Definition: 5

to clear or rid of what is undesirable: to scour the nation of spies.