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Synonyms for rub

massage

polish

rub off on someone

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

rub something in

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rub something or someone down

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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

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an unforeseen obstacle

the act of rubbing or wiping

cause friction

scrape or rub as if to relieve itching

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A punch of flavor can easily be achieved with carefully blended rubs and spice blends from gourmet producers.
Imagine having a signpost rub tree perfectly positioned within a food plot or meadow.
Many times, several good bucks hanging out in bachelor groups will rub in the same locale.
Based on my findings, it may sound like scouting is as easy as finding one or more traditional rubs and placing a stand!
For the same rotor speed [omega] = 1.9, the desired controlled position is set as (1.1, 0, [omega]t - 2.5, [omega]) and the other values are not changed; the partial rub with forward whirl of rotor is also stabilized to no-rub motion successfully as shown in Figure 5.
The questionnaire focused on scrubs and rubs, the duration of the method of antisepsis, choice of antiseptic solution, and differences between initial, repeated and subsequent antisepsis methods.
When Blair is talking, Brown's tendency to rub his face, avert his eyes and nod make him look "sick" and shows how uncomfortable he is, he added.
"Spice rubs are the hottest thing that's happened to grilling in recent years," says Laurie Harrsen, director of public relations.
Meanwhile, other studies identified increased compliance and decreased infection rates when alcohol-based rubs were incorporated into hand hygiene.
Health care workers who have never used the alcohol-based rubs often erroneously fear that the products will dry out their hands and cause irritant contact dermatitis--a leading reason for low compliance with hand washing, noted Dr.
Health care workers who have never used the alcoholbased rubs often erroneously fear that the products will dry out their hands and cause irritant contact dermatitis, one of the main reasons for low compliance with hand washing, noted Dr.
New guidelines on hand hygiene to be released this fall by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will promote the use of alcohol-based "rubs" that can be slathered onto the hands in lieu of washing, Dr.
Health care workers who have never used the alcohol-based rubs often fear that the products will dry their hands and cause irritant contact dermatitis, one of the main reasons for low compliance with hand washing, noted Dr.
The barbell rubs against the gums, making them recede, he explains.
Running through August, Jacob's Creek Australian wine, from Pernod Ricard USA, is supplying retailers with consumer recipe booklets that pair its wines with different herb rubs through its "Rub Up to a Nice Australian" promotion.