• (n.) The act of rubbing; friction. • (n.) A stone, commonly flat, used to sharpen cutting tools; a whetstone; -- called also rubstone. • (v. t.) To hinder; to cross; to thwart. • (n.) Something grating to the feelings; sarcasm; joke; as, a hard rub. • (v. t.) To subject (a body) to the action of something moving over its ...Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/rub/
(rub) to move something over a surface with friction. the action of such movement. friction rub. friction rub an auscultatory sound caused by the rubbing together of two serous surfaces, as in pericardial rub; called also rub. pericardial rub&nbs...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
1. To subject (a body) to the action of something moving over its surface with pressure and friction, especially to the action of something moving back and forth; as, to rub the flesh with the hand; to rub wood with sandpaper. 'It shall be expedient, after that body is cleaned, to rub the body with a coarse linen cloth.' (Sir T. Elyot) ... 2. To mo...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
cause friction; `my sweater scratches`Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
the act of rubbing or wiping; `he gave the hood a quick rub`Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974
Rub (Arabic: رُب, pron) is a thick dark brown, very sweet syrup extracted from dates or carob. It is used widely in Libya, usually with Asida as well as many other Middle Eastern countries. ...Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rub_(syrup)
Rub intransitive verb 1.
To move along the surface of a body with pressure; to grate; as, a wheel rubs
against the gatepost. 2.
To fret; to chafe; as, to rub
upon a sore. 3.
To move or pass with difficulty; as, to rub
through woods, as huntsmen; to r...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/R/100
[ Confer W. rhwb
. See Rub, v,t,] 1.
The act of rubbing; friction. 2.
That which rubs; that which tends to hinder or obstruct motion or progress; hindrance; obstruction, an impediment; especially, a difficulty or obstruction hard to overcome; a pinch. « Every r...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/R/100
Rub transitive verb
[ imperfect & past participle Rubbed
; present participle & verbal noun Rubbing
.] [ Probably of Celtic origin; confer W. rhwbiaw
, gael. rub
To subject (a body) to the action of something ...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/R/100
A blend of herbs and spices that coats the surface of the meat. Used to add flavor.Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20111
A small amount of wear on the high points that removes it from the uncirculated category.Found on http://amhistory.si.edu/coins/glossary.cfm
RUB 1 = RUR 1,000. Entry into force on January 1, 1998. Concurrent circulation until 2002....Found on http://www.oenb.at/dictionary/termini.jsp?EINTRAG_ID=4668
Rub is slang for to masturbate.Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/ZR.HTM
Russia, Abkhazia, South OssetiaFound on http://www.translationdirectory.com/glossaries/glossary123.htm
The ISO 4217 currency code for the Russian Rouble.Found on http://www.duke.edu/~charvey/Classes/wpg/bfglosr.htm
Type: Term Pronunciation: rŭb Definitions: 1. Friction encountered in moving one body in contact with another.Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=79102
- the act of rubbing or wiping 2. [v] - scrape or rub as if to relieve itching 3. [v] - cause friction 4. [v] - move over something with pressureFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=rub
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