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Meaning of RUBBING

Pronunciation:  'rubing

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  effort expended in rubbing one object against another
  2. [n]  representation consisting of a copy (as of an engraving) made by laying paper over something and rubbing it with charcoal
  3. [n]  the resistance encountered when one body is moved in contact with another
 

RUBBING is a 7 letter word that starts with R.

 

 Synonyms: detrition, friction, friction
 
 See Also: abrasion, adhesive friction, attrition, attrition, detrition, effort, elbow grease, exertion, grinding, grip, representation, resistance, sweat, traction, travail

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Rub"bing\,
a. & n. from {Rub}, v.

 

 

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