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Traducción en español de “rub”

rub

verb /rab/ (past tense, past participle rubbed)
to move against the surface of something else , pressing at the same time
restregar , frotar
He rubbed his eyes The horse rubbed its head against my shoulder The back of the shoe is rubbing against my heel .
rub down phrasal verb to dry (a horse ) after exercise by rubbing .
almohazar
rub it in phrasal verb to keep reminding someone of something unpleasant
insistir
There’s no need to rub it in.
rub out phrasal verb to remove (a mark , writing etc) with a rubber ; to erase .
borrar
rub shoulders with to meet or mix with (other people ).
codearse con
He claims to rub shoulders with the rich and famous at various parties and other functions .
rub up phrasal verb to polish
pulir , sacar brillo
She rubbed up the silver .
rub up the wrong way to annoy or irritate (someone)
sacar de quicio a alguien
She takes pleasure in rubbing him up the wrong way.
(Definition of rub from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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