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5597. psocho -- to rub
... to rub. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: psocho Phonetic Spelling: (pso'-kho)
Short Definition: I rub, rub to pieces Definition: I rub, rub to pieces. ...
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1472. egchrio -- to rub in (oil)
... to rub in (oil). Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: egchrio Phonetic Spelling:
(eng-khree'-o) Short Definition: I rub in, anoint Definition: I rub in, anoint ...
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1304. diatribo -- to rub hard, rub away, to spend time
... to rub hard, rub away, to spend time. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: diatribo
Phonetic Spelling: (dee-at-ree'-bo) Short Definition: I tarry, continue ...
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5147. tribos -- a beaten track, a path
... 5147 (from , "to rub") -- properly, a rut (path) formed by (constant use);
(figuratively) the "route" established by the Lord, where people can best know Him. ...
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2346. thlibo -- to press, afflict
... Cognate: 2346 (the root of 2347 , reflecting an original "b") -- properly, rub together,
constrict (compress), ie together; (figuratively) afflict (distress ...
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1813. exaleipho -- to wipe out, erase, obliterate
... 1813 (from 1537 , "wholly out from," intensifying 218 , "smear") -- properly, to
rub (smear) , ie remove (wipe away); obliterate; remove from a previous state ...
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2833. knetho -- to scratch, itch
... to scratch, itch. Part of Speech: Verb Transliteration: knetho Phonetic Spelling:
(knay'-tho) Short Definition: I rub, tickle Definition: I rub, tickle, scratch ...
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5567. psallo -- to pull, twitch, twang, play, sing
... Word Origin from psao (to rub) Definition to pull, twitch, twang, play, sing NASB
Word Usage making melody (1), sing (3), sing praises (1). sing, make melody. ...
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218. aleipho -- anoint.
... 218 -- properly, to rub or smear olive oil on the body. 218 () is the ordinary
term used for anointing the body with (olive) oil. ...
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5548. chrio -- to anoint
... Probably akin to chraomai through the idea of contact; to smear or rub with oil,
ie (by implication) to consecrate to an office or religious service -- anoint. ...
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Strong's Hebrew
4448b. malal -- to rub, scrape
... malal. 4448c . to rub, scrape. Transliteration: malal Short Definition: signals.
Word Origin a prim. root Definition to rub, scrape NASB Word Usage signals (1 ...
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7833. shachaq -- to rub away, beat fine, pulverize
... shachaq. 7834 . to rub away, beat fine, pulverize. Transliteration: shachaq Phonetic
Spelling: (shaw-khak') Short Definition: beat. Word Origin a prim. ...
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4799. marach -- to rub
... marach. 4800 . to rub. Transliteration: marach Phonetic Spelling: (maw-rakh')
Short Definition: apply. ... root Definition to rub NASB Word Usage apply (1). ...
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7378. rib -- to strive, contend
rib or rub. 7377, 7378. rib or rub. 7379 . to strive, contend. Transliteration:
rib or rub Phonetic Spelling: (reeb) Short Definition: contend. ...
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4414. malach -- to tear away, dissipate
... A primitive root; properly, to rub to pieces or pulverize; intransitively, to disappear
as dust; also (as denominative from melach) to salt whether internally ...
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4886. mashach -- to smear, anoint
... anoint, paint. A primitive root; to rub with oil, ie To anoint; by implication,
to consecrate; also to paint -- anoint, paint. 4885, 4886. mashach. 4887 . ...
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4222. macha -- to strike, clap
... clap. A primitive root; to rub or strike the hands together (in exultation) --
clap. 4221, 4222. macha. 4223 . Strong's Numbers.
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4229. machah -- to wipe, wipe out
... A primitive root; properly, to stroke or rub; by implication, to erase; also to
smooth (as if with oil), ie Grease or make fat; also to touch, ie Reach to ...
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How to Read the Bible
... According to Pharisaic interpretation, to rub an ear of corn is a kind of threshing,
and, as it is very wrong to thresh on the Sabbath day, therefore it must ...
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An Idyll of Christian Life
... Spreads a path clear as the day,. Where no churlish rub [166] says nay. To my
joy-conducted feet,. ... Warm into the arms of Death. Footnotes: [166] rub, obstruction ...
/.../palgrave/the treasury of sacred song/cxli an idyll of christian.htm

The Purifying Influence of Hope
... To take a very homely illustration"soap and water wash your hands clean, and what
you have to do is simply to rub the soap and water on to the hand, and ...
/.../the purifying influence of hope.htm

Second Instruction.
... they, arranging their boards, and tracing white lines upon them, and sketching the
royal likeness in outline, before they apply the actual colors, rub out some ...
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Of Evil-Speaking in General.
... duty appeareth from reflecting on the words of the context, which govern these,
and make them up an entire sentence: put them in mind, or, rub up their memory ...
/.../barrow/sermons on evil-speaking by isaac barrow/of evil-speaking in general.htm

Argument. Perpetua is Again Tempted by Her Father Her Third vision ...
... [8994] Then my helpers began to rub me with oil, as is the custom for contest; and
I beheld that Egyptian on the other hand rolling in the dust. ...
/.../chapter iii argument perpetua is again.htm

Fresh Supplies of Power.
... when this sort of thing was being discussed:""I would make the surrender gladly
but as I think of my home life I know I cannot keep it." There was the rub. ...
/...// talks on power/fresh supplies of power.htm

Call to China and Voyage Hence
... to me, attend to me, for I am the well-rubbed Palm-stem." The figure Hobab used
represented a palm-trunk left for the beasts to come and rub themselves upon. ...
/.../ years in south china/ii call to china and.htm

Omar and the Sacred vine
... It would be hard for him not to rub it on his eyes whenever he heard the
hoof of a noble horse or the birds singing at daybreak. ...
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The Release of Saint George.
... One day, as by chance the Knight was wringing his hands, in despair of ever getting
free, he chanced to rub in a peculiar manner the magic ring which the Fairy ...
/.../kingston/the seven champions of christendom/chapter eleven the release of.htm

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (v. t.) To subject (a body) to the action of something moving over its surface with pressure and friction, especially to the action of something moving back and forth; as, to rub the flesh with the hand; to rub wood with sandpaper.

2. (v. t.) To move over the surface of (a body) with pressure and friction; to graze; to chafe; as, the boat rubs the ground.

3. (v. t.) To cause (a body) to move with pressure and friction along a surface; as, to rub the hand over the body.

4. (v. t.) To spread a substance thinly over; to smear.

5. (v. t.) To scour; to burnish; to polish; to brighten; to cleanse; -- often with up or over; as, to rub up silver.

6. (v. t.) To hinder; to cross; to thwart.

7. (v. i.) To move along the surface of a body with pressure; to grate; as, a wheel rubs against the gatepost.

8. (v. i.) To fret; to chafe; as, to rub upon a sore.

9. (v. i.) To move or pass with difficulty; as, to rub through woods, as huntsmen; to rub through the world.

10. (n.) The act of rubbing; friction.

11. (n.) That which rubs; that which tends to hinder or obstruct motion or progress; hindrance; obstruction, an impediment; especially, a difficulty or obstruction hard to overcome; a pinch.

12. (n.) Inequality of surface, as of the ground in the game of bowls; unevenness.

13. (n.) Something grating to the feelings; sarcasm; joke; as, a hard rub.

14. (n.) Imperfection; failing; fault.

15. (n.) A chance.

16. (n.) A stone, commonly flat, used to sharpen cutting tools; a whetstone; -- called also rubstone.

Rub (1 Occurrence)
... the action of something moving over its surface with pressure and friction, especially
to the action of something moving back and forth; as, to rub the flesh ...
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Scrape (3 Occurrences)
... 1. (vt) To rub over the surface of (something) with a sharp or rough instrument;
to rub over with something that roughens by removing portions of the surface ...
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Wipe (24 Occurrences)
... 1. (n.) The lapwing. 2. (vt) To rub with something soft for cleaning; to clean
or dry by rubbing; as, to wipe the hands or face with a towel. ...
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Fray (4 Occurrences)
... 4. (vt) To rub; to wear off, or wear into shreds, by rubbing; to fret, as
cloth; as, a deer is said to fray her head. 5. (vi) To rub. ...
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Rase (1 Occurrence)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (vt) To rub along the surface of; to graze.
2. (vt) To rub or scratch out; to erase. 3. (vt) To level ...
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... after distilling off the volatile oil of turpentine; colophony. 2. (vt)
To rub with rosin, as musicians rub the bow of a violin. ...
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Rubbed (10 Occurrences)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary (imp. & pp) of Rub. Multi-Version Concordance
Rubbed (10 Occurrences). John 9:6 These things saying, he ...
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Chafe (1 Occurrence)
... Noah Webster's Dictionary 1. (vt) To excite heat in by friction; to rub in
order to stimulate and make warm. 2. (vt) To excite passion ...
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Sweep (34 Occurrences)
... 1. (vi) To pass a broom across (a surface) so as to remove loose dirt, dust, etc.;
to brush, or rub over, with a broom for the purpose of cleaning; as, to ...
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Royalty (7 Occurrences)

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Bible Concordance
Rub (1 Occurrence)

Luke 6:1 Now it happened on the second Sabbath after the first, that he was going through the grain fields. His disciples plucked the heads of grain, and ate, rubbing them in their hands.



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