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rub

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  • nounstroke, massage
  • noundifficulty, problem
  • verbstroke, massage
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Synonyms for rub

noun stroke, massage
  • abrasion
  • attrition
  • brushing
  • caress
  • friction
  • grinding
  • kneading
  • pat
  • polish
  • rasping
  • scouring
  • scraping
  • shine
  • smear
  • smoothing
  • stroking
  • swab
  • swipe
  • wear
  • wipe

Antonyms for rub

  • dullness
  • blessing
  • boon
  • solution
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More words related to rub

abrade

verb. scrape
  • chafe
  • erode
  • grate
  • rub
  • rub off
  • scuff
  • triturate
  • wear
  • wear down
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