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phrasal verb [transitive]
Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theyrub down
he/she/itrubs down
present participlerubbing down
past tenserubbed down
past participlerubbed down
  1. to dry someone’s body by rubbing it with a towel

    I rubbed myself down with a dry towel.

    1. a.
      to clean a horse’s body by rubbing it with a brush
See also main entry: rub


to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface

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the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures

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