rub down

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Synonyms for rub down

manually manipulate (someone's body), usually for medicinal or relaxation purposes


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A common home remedy is to rub down the paws with alcohol, thus allowing the heat to exit the body at a faster rate.
If you've got time, consider giving the front door a rub down and a new coat of paint as this simple trick is highly effective at smartening up your house and the front door is of course the first thing that callers will take notice of.
The defender, who was raising cash for Cancer Research UK, had an ice bath and a rub down after the game He said: "I'd have hated to do the run on the back of a defeat so winning by four goals was the ideal way to prepare.
But now in Birmingham it appears that relationship has ascended to a whole new level - where a little rub down has been thrown into the mix.
Luis Gonzalez, a former massage therapist and bell captain at the Ritz-Carlton in Laguna Niguel, California, said he willingly went to bed with Travolta, following an erotic rub down inside the actor's suite in 1997.
Rub down and treat wooden garden furniture when dry.
If necessary, rub down the furniture with coarse sandpaper or a wire brush to remove any flakes of paint or rust.
Fancy having a nice rub down from lads mag favourite Abi Titmuss, or your nails done by former Corrie favourite Nikki Sanderson?
Once the compound has been applied, rub down with white spirit.