Antonyms for rubbed

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She merely turned her head and rubbed his knee with her nose.

I pull it off and put it back and it galls my finger, as if it rubbed a wound.

And he chuckled and rubbed his lean hands together as I had so often seen him do.

But, on reaching the spot, they rubbed their eyes so much the harder.

Mr. Clotworthy sat back in his chair and rubbed his glasses with his handkerchief.

He rubbed his hand over its silk surface and listened to the sound it made.

When I first saw it I rubbed my eyes, and could hardly believe it was Marmaduke.

She looks into my kennels, and it is as if turpentine had been rubbed on the hounds' snouts.

Brentwick removed his glasses, rubbed them, and blinked thoughtfully at the girl.

She rubbed out most of the lines she had put in and gasped for breath.