Bedeutung von "rub off" - als Fremdsprache

rub off

phrasal verb with rub uk us /rʌb/ verb (present participle rubbing, past tense and past participle rubbed)

If a quality or characteristic of a particular person rubs off, other people begin to have it because they have been with that person:

His enthusiasm is starting to rub off on the rest of us.

(Definition von "rub off" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)