Definitions for rub down

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word rub down

Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. abrade, corrade, abrase, rub down, rub off(verb)

    wear away

  2. massage, rub down, knead(verb)

    manually manipulate (someone's body), usually for medicinal or relaxation purposes

    "She rubbed down her child with a sponge"

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. rub down(Verb)

    to rub, e.g. for cleaning, stripping paint or massage

Translations for rub down

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for rub down »


Find a translation for the rub down definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these rub down definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"rub down." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 27 Apr. 2015. < down>.

Are we missing a good definition for rub down? Don't keep it to yourself...

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for rub down:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.