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Overview of noun rub

The noun rub has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. hang-up, hitch, rub, snag

(an unforeseen obstacle)

2. rub, wipe

(the act of rubbing or wiping; "he gave the hood a quick rub")

Overview of verb rub

The verb rub has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (19) rub

(move over something with pressure; "rub my hands"; "rub oil into her skin")

2. (1) rub, fray, fret, chafe, scratch

(cause friction; "my sweater scratches")

3. rub, scratch, itch

(scrape or rub as if to relieve itching; "Don't scratch your insect bites!") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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