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Synonyms for rub



rub off on someone


  • influence
  • affect
  • be transferred to
  • be passed on to
  • have an effect on
  • be transmitted to

rub something in


rub something or someone down

Synonyms for rub

to remove or invalidate by or as if by running a line through or wiping clean

rub out: to take the life of (a person or persons) unlawfully

a tricky or unsuspected condition


Synonyms for rub

an unforeseen obstacle

the act of rubbing or wiping

cause friction

scrape or rub as if to relieve itching


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Paying closer attention to specialty spice rubs and sauces is a natural trend, says Lindeman of Olive Tree, considering many home cooks are now much savvier about sophisticated grilling techniques.
Adjusted Net Profit: Adjusted Net Profit of Rapida was RUB 101m for the year ended 31 December 2014 and RUB 61m for the three months ended 31 March 2015.
He quickly scooped up his home-crafted longbow and perforated the buck's lungs with his own classic Bear Razorhead as the buck paused near a large rub.
In some areas, bucks return to the same rub multiple times during the same season and even year after year.
Project structure South Rub Al-Khali (Srak) is the client.
Plant condition and extent sd Ra nge (%) of antler rub damage % Minimum Maximum Alive - None 35.
8220;Opa Helmut's Rub continues to spice up the lives of so many fans across the globe, and we're thrilled to use this Kickstarter campaign to pursue organic, gluten-free and kosher certification for our one-of-a-kind blends.
Opa Helmut's Rub, Tasty Traditional German Spice Blends Gluten free and MSG free, organic, made in USA.
That and the fact that they typically rub against objects or body parts within reach, Dr.
Available in seven different varieties, there is a Spicentice Rub for every day of the week and to suit all tastes.
Students then rub the soft paper packages to create unique impressions.
Spice kit maker Spicentice is hoping to entice more Brits to use rubs on their food.
The MaxxPro's hood spring is known to rub against the engine's air intake cooler when the hood is being opened and closed.
Al Rub was a local commander of Saraya Al Quds, the armed resistance wing of Islamic Jihad.