Übersetzung von “rub” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


verbrub /rʌb/ ( rubbing, rubbed )
transitive to move sth backward and forward over the surface of sth

He rubbed his leg where he had hit it.
Il se frotta la jambe là où il l'avait cogné.

She rubbed the mark off her cheek.
Il effaça la marque de sa joue en frottant.
transitive-intransitive to move backward and forward against sth

The cat rubbed itself against her legs.
Le chat se frotta contre ses jambes.

My new shoes are rubbing on my heel.
Mes nouveles chaussures frottent sur mon talon.

rub in/into

verb phrasalrub in/into /ˈrʌb ˈɪn/ˈɪntu, ˈɪntə/
to spread a substance over a surface so that it is absorbed
faire pénétrer

Rub the cream in well.
Faites bien pénétrer la crème.

I rubbed the oil into the wood.
J'ai frotté pour faire pénétrer l'huile dans le bois.
rub it in
informal to remind sb of sth embarrassing they did

OK, I was wrong - you don't need to rub it in!
OK, j'ai eu tort, inutile de me le rappeler !

rub off on

verb phrasalrub off on /ˈrʌb ˈɔf ˌɒn, ˌɔn, ˈɒf/
to have an influence or effect on sb
déteindre sur

His enthusiasm was rubbing off on the group.
Son enthousiasme déteignait sur le groupe.

rub out

verbrub out /ˈrʌb ˈaʊt/ Brit
see erase


noun countablerub /rʌb/
an of rubbing
frottement masculine , friction feminine

Here, let me give your back a rub.
Allez, laisse-moi te frictionner le dos.

(Übersetzung von “rub” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


verb /rab/ (past tense, past participle rubbed)

to move against the surface of something else, pressing at the same time

He rubbed his eyes
The horse rubbed its head against my shoulder
The back of the shoe is rubbing against my heel.
rub down

to dry (a horse) after exercise by rubbing.

bouchonner (un cheval)
rub it in

to keep reminding someone of something unpleasant

insister (lourdement)
There’s no need to rub it in.
rub out

to remove (a mark, writing etc) with a rubber; to erase.

rub shoulders with

to meet or mix with (other people).

rub up

to polish

She rubbed up the silver.
rub up the wrong way

to annoy or irritate (someone)

prendre à rebrousse-poil
She takes pleasure in rubbing him up the wrong way.

(Übersetzung von “rub” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)