-I was brushing
The word cepillaba is the imperfect form of cepillar in the first person singular. There are other translations for this conjugation.
See the full cepillar conjugation


Erica se cepillaba el cabello en la cocina.
Erica used to brush her hair in the kitchen.
Sí, quizá porque no se cepillaba los dientes.
Yeah, probably because he didn't brush his teeth.
Ahora se cepillaba los dientes dos veces al día.
She now brushed her teeth twice a day.
La encontré en un bolsillo cuando cepillaba tu traje.
I found it in your pocket when I was brushing your suit.
Se cepillaba unas mil veces al día.
The guy brushed, like, a thousand times a day.
Solo me cepillaba los dientes.
I was just brushing my teeth.
¿Al menos, se cepillaba el cabello?
She ever brush her hair?
Todos los días se asomaba por la ventana de la torre y se cepillaba el pelo y decía...
Every day, she would stand at the window of her tower and brush her hair, and she would say...
Te las tomaste mientras me cepillaba los dientes como haces siempre, y luego me llevaste a la cama como haces siempre.
You took them while I was brushing my teeth Like you always do, and then you put me to bed Like you always do,
Se cepillaba los dientes en el tapete en el baño.
She was brushing her teeth on the mat in the bathroom.
Mi pobre mamá. Me cepillaba el pelo aunque yo lo odiaba.
My poor mom. She brushed my hair even though I hated it.
Me cepillaba el cabello cada mañana antes de ir a la escuela.
I brushed my hair every morning before school.
Diana le cepillaba el cabello a su abuela todas las mañanas.
Diana brushed her grandma's hair every morning.
Se comenzó a formar sarro en mis dientes porque no me los cepillaba a menudo.
Tartar began to build up on my teeth because I wasn't brushing them often.
Me cepillaba el pelo todos los días hasta que mi estilista me dijo que es muy dañino.
I brushed my hair every day until my stylist said that was too damaging.
Cuando era niña, le cepillaba el pelo a mi madre cada mañana.
When I was a girl, I brushed my mother's hair every morning.
Me sentaba a la mesa de la cocina. Y mi madre me cepillaba el pelo.
And I would sit at the kitchen table, and my mother would brush out my hair.
Nuestros ojos se encontraron en el espejo cuando él se cepillaba los dientes... Y me tocó.
Our eyes met in the mirror while he was brushing his tooth...
Juan Pedro siempre se cepillaba los dientes. Se los cepillaba todas las noches.
Juan Pedro always brushed his teeth. He brushed them every night.
Me cepillaba el cabello antes de lavarlo.
She brushed my hair before washing it.
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