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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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Mentholatum Chest Rub products are available at major retailers.
This is exactly why many deer experts say hunting rubs during the rut can be a waste of time.
Store rub in an airtight jar away from heat and light; it will keep for at least 6 months.
While hunting last year I found a spot with seven rubs and four scrapes that could be viewed from one stand.
Larry Marchinton of the University of Georgia, and researcher John Ozoga, revealed that the number of rubs in an area is more directly correlated with the number of older age-class bucks (2 1/2+ years) than with the sheer number of bucks.
Based on the above information, hunting over rubs seems like a pretty good tactic.
For those who don't have time for low and slow, Stubb's Marinades and Spice Rubs work beautifully when grilling over direct heat for juicy, flavorful steaks, chops and chicken.
The new range of rubs has been created to compliment spring lamb in particular, but will add flavour to any meat.
Some archers have claimed that rubs only tell you where a buck has been.
BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR WORN SPOTS--ANY PLACE WHERE METAL OR PLASTIC RUBS AGAINST THE FABRIC.
Barbecue sauce recipes have been reconfigured to contain half the carbs of traditional ones, and you'll find some sugarless rubs and mops (made with Splenda) included, with names such as Memphis Mop, Kansas City Barbecue Sauce, Polynesian Sauce, Five Spice Beef Rub and Cajun Rub.