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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR RUBBING-DOWN

It was naked and unshaven; it was stripped like a boxer for the rubbing-down after the fight.

The man in the broad-brim rode away upon a shooting-pony, which awaited him in the rubbing-down house.

While Dallas caught the mules, gave them some grain and a rubbing-down with straw wisps, and greased the wagon wheels.

Mrs. Owen drove directly into the barn and gave minute instructions as to the rubbing-down and feeding of the horses.

Of great importance for scrofulous children, furthermore, is a suitable course in gymnastics and rubbing-down with cold water.

Another room should be appropriated to the bodying-in, smoothing and rubbing-down processes.

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Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.