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Detailed Translations for rub from English to Dutch


to rub verb (rubs, rubbed, rubbing)

  1. to rub
    – move over something with pressure 1
    • wrijven verb (wrijf, wrijft, wreef, wreven, gewreven)

Conjugations for rub:

  1. rub
  2. rub
  3. rubs
  4. rub
  5. rub
  6. rub
simple past
  1. rubbed
  2. rubbed
  3. rubbed
  4. rubbed
  5. rubbed
  6. rubbed
present perfect
  1. have rubbed
  2. have rubbed
  3. has rubbed
  4. have rubbed
  5. have rubbed
  6. have rubbed
past continuous
  1. was rubbing
  2. were rubbing
  3. was rubbing
  4. were rubbing
  5. were rubbing
  6. were rubbing
  1. shall rub
  2. will rub
  3. will rub
  4. shall rub
  5. will rub
  6. will rub
continuous present
  1. am rubbing
  2. are rubbing
  3. is rubbing
  4. are rubbing
  5. are rubbing
  6. are rubbing
  1. be rubbed
  2. be rubbed
  3. be rubbed
  4. be rubbed
  5. be rubbed
  6. be rubbed
  1. rub!
  2. let's rub!
  3. rubbed
  4. rubbing
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for rub:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- hang-up; hitch; snag; wipe
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
wrijven rub brush up; polish; shine up; smudge; strike
- chafe; fray; fret; itch; scratch
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- chafe; rubbing

Synonyms for "rub":

Related Definitions for "rub":

  1. the act of rubbing or wiping1
    • he gave the hood a quick rub1
  2. an unforeseen obstacle1
  3. move over something with pressure1
    • rub my hands1
    • rub oil into her skin1
  4. cause friction1
  5. scrape or rub as if to relieve itching1

Wiktionary Translations for rub:

  1. to move one object while maintaining contact with another object over some area
  1. handeling

Cross Translation:
rub frictie frictionfrottement que l’on fait sur quelque partie du corps, à sec ou autrement, avec les mains, avec une brosse, avec de la flanelle, etc., pour activer la circulation, calmer une douleur, etc.
rub aanstrijken; wrijven; uitwrijven frotterpasser une chose sur une autre à plusieurs reprises, en appuyer, en pressant.
rub boenen; uitschuren récurercurer, nettoyer complètement frotter, en parlant surtout des ustensiles de cuisine.

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