brillo pad


brillo pad
A scouring pad used for cleaning dishes made from steel wool containing soap.

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  • Brillo Pad — is a trade name for a scouring pad, used for cleaning dishes, and made from steel wool impregnated with soap. It came at a time when the introduction of aluminium pots and pans (replacing cast iron) was creating a quiet revolution in the kitchen …   Wikipedia

  • Brillo pad — UK [ˈbrɪləʊ ˌpæd] US [ˈbrɪloʊ ˌpæd] [singular Brillo pad plural Brillo pads] trademark a square of wire wool , used for cleaning metal pans http://www.macmillandictionary.com/med2cd/weblin …   Useful english dictionary

  • Brillo pad™ — [Brillo pad] noun a British product for cleaning kitchen pans, etc, consisting of a pad of very fine wire with soap inside • His hair was thick and wiry like a Brillo pad …   Useful english dictionary

  • Brillo pad — UK [ˈbrɪləʊ ˌpæd] / US [ˈbrɪloʊ ˌpæd] Word forms Brillo pad : singular Brillo pad plural Brillo pads trademark a square of wire wool, used for cleaning metal pans …   English dictionary

  • Brillo pad{™} — n a British product for cleaning kitchen pans, etc, consisting of a pad of very fine wire with soap inside: His hair was thick and wiry like a Brillo pad. * * * …   Universalium

  • Brillo pad — Bril|lo pad [ˈbrıləu pæd US lou ] n trademark a ball of wire filled with soap, which is used for cleaning pans …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Brillo pad — Bril|lo pad [ brılou ,pæd ] TRADEMARK a square of WIRE WOOL, used for cleaning metal pans …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Brillo pad — noun (C) trademark a ball of wire filled with soap, used for cleaning pans …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Brillo — /bril oh/ 1. Trademark. a brand of scouring pad of fine, intermeshed steel wool impregnated with cleanser. adj. 2. (l.c.) resembling a Brillo pad, as in wiriness: a brillo mop of hair. * * * …   Universalium

  • Brillo — /bril oh/ 1. Trademark. a brand of scouring pad of fine, intermeshed steel wool impregnated with cleanser. adj. 2. (l.c.) resembling a Brillo pad, as in wiriness: a brillo mop of hair …   Useful english dictionary