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  Words related to rub down

Related / Similar Words: massage, knead, abrade, corrade, abrase, rub off

 

Definition:
  • manually manipulate (someone''s body), usually for medicinal or relaxation purposes; "She rubbed down her child with a sponge";
  • wear away;

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    Hyponyms: chafe, excoriate, rasp

     

    Entailments: rub

     

    Derivational Morphology: rubdown, massage, massager, abrasion, attrition, corrasion, detrition, scratch, scrape, excoriation, grinding, abrasive, abradant, abrasive material, abrader

     

    Anagrams: rubdown

     

     
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