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rub sth out

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phrasal verb with rub uk   us   /rʌb/ verb [I or T] (-bb-)
B2 to ​remove writing or a ​mark from something by ​rubbing it with a ​piece of ​rubber or a ​cloth: It's in ​pencil, so you can ​rub it out if you need to.
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