rub

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Traduções principais
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rub [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (apply pressure with movement)esfregar vt
  friccionar vt
 Nina rubbed her sore foot.
rub nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (scrub with cloth)esfregadura sf
  limpeza sf
 Tom gave his face a rub with a flannel.
rub nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (massage)massagem sf
 I think a rub is the only thing that will relieve the stiffness in my back.
the rub nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (problem, catch)dificuldade sf
  problema sm
 "To die - to sleep. To sleep - perchance to dream: ay, there’s the rub!" - Hamlet
 
Traduções complementares
InglêsPortuguês
rub viintransitive verb: Verb not taking a direct object--for example, "She jokes." "He has arrived." (shoes, etc.: hurt skin)roçar vi
 Alison's new shoes are rubbing.
rub [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (shoes, etc.: hurt)roçar vt
  friccionar vt
 Alison's shoes are rubbing her feet.
rub [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (move with pressure)massagear vt
  esfregar vt
 George rubbed his hand along the cat's back.
rub [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (spread with pressure)esfregar vt
 Rub some oil around the bowl, so the dough doesn't stick. Rub the lotion into your skin.
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back rub nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (massage)massagem nas costas sf
rub along vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." UK, informal, figurative (get on well)dar-se bem vp + adv
rub along with [sb] vi phrasal + prep UK, informal, figurative (get on well with)dar-se bem com loc vp
 The two men come from two different cultures, but they rub along with each other.
rub [sth] in vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." (spread and cause to be absorbed)esfregar vt
  espalhar vt
 Apply the ointment and rub it in.
rub [sth] in vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." informal (remind of [sth] unpleasant) (figurado, relembrar)cutucar vt
 I wanted to forget the whole incident, but my dad kept rubbing it in.
rub off vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." figurative (be transmitted) (ser transmitido)espalhar-se vp
  propagar-se vp
 Johnny's enthusiasm for fishing began to rub off, and the other children wanted fishing poles too.
rub off on [sb] vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." figurative (be transmitted to [sb] else)contagiar vt
rub off vi phrasal + prep (be removed, wiped)sair v int
rub off on [sth/sb] vi phrasal + prep (be smeared onto [sth] else)espalhar-se vp
 The dirt from his clothes rubbed off on the furniture.
 A sujeira de suas roupas espalhou-se pelos móveis.
rub [sth] off vtr + adv (remove, wipe away)sair v int
rub [sth] off [sth/sb] vtr + prep (remove by wiping)esfregar vt
 He rubbed the specks of mud off his shoe.
rub [sth] out vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." (erase)apagar vt
 If you write in pencil, it's easier to rub out your mistakes.
rub [sb] out vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." slang, figurative (kill) (matar)eliminar vt
  (figurado)apagar vt
 It's said he was rubbed out by the mob for stealing money from the casino.
rub shoulders with [sb] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." informal, figurative (socialize with [sb])fazer amizade com loc vt + prep
  aproximar-se de vp + prep
  conviver com vt + prep
 She likes to rub shoulders with important people.
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Collocations: rub your [eyes, arms, back], rub [lotion, cream, gel] on your [hands, skin], rub out the [answers, comments, markings], more...

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