abrade, corrade, abrase, rub down, rub off(verb)
To cause to come off by rubbing
To clean by rubbing.
to be transferred with little or no effort
The numerical value of rub off in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of rub off in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
I think religion is a big factor in Neil's life, when you grow up with someone so devout, it has to rub off on you.
Ageism is the racism of the gay world. We really believe that age—and all of our fears that it carries—will “rub off” on us, the way that racists once believed blackness would.
The biggest challenge for self-cleaning surfaces is finding a way to make them tough enough to withstand everyday damage, the surfaces tend to be mechanically weak and so rub off easily. But by pairing our paint with different adhesives, we've shown it is possible to make a robust self-cleaning surface.
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