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rubbed is rub's Past Tense

rub

US [rʌb]
UK [rʌb]
  • n.擦;揉;抹;搓
  • v.擦;磨;抹;搓
  • Web擦伤;摩擦;磨擦
Simple Present:rubs  Present Participle:rubbing  Past Tense:rubbed  
rubbed
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v.
1.
[t][i]
擦;磨;搓to move your hand, or sth such as a cloth, backwards and forwards over a surface while pressing firmly
She rubbed her chin thoughtfully.
她若有所思地抚摩着下巴。
Rub the surface with sandpaper before painting.
用砂纸打磨表面,然后再上油漆。
The cat rubbed itself against my legs.
猫在我腿上蹭来蹭去。
I rubbed at the stain on the cloth.
我擦了擦布上的污渍。
Animals had been rubbing against the trees.
动物一直在这些树上蹭来蹭去。
Rub the surface smooth.
将表面擦光。
2.
[t][i]
(使)相互磨擦;搓to press two surfaces against each other and move them backwards and forwards; to be pressed together and move in this way
She rubbed her hands in delight.
她高兴得直搓手。
It sounded like two pieces of wood rubbing together.
听起来就像是两块木头在一起磨擦。
3.
[i][t]
磨,摩擦(尤指引起疼痛或损害)to move backwards and forwards many times against sth while pressing it, especially causing pain or damage
The back of my shoe is rubbing.
我的鞋后跟磨脚。
The wheel is rubbing on the mudguard.
车轮蹭着挡泥板了。
The horse's neck was rubbed raw(= until the skin came off) where the rope had been.
马脖子上套过缰绳的地方皮都给磨掉了。
4.
[t]
~ sth + adv./prep.
涂;抹;搽to spread a liquid or other substance over a surface while pressing firmly
She rubbed the lotion into her skin.
她把润肤液揉搓进皮肤里。
IDM
rub sbs nose in it
(informal)
揭疮疤;不断恶意提起某人以往的过失to keep reminding sb in an unkind way of their past mistakes
rub salt into the wound|rub salt into sbs wounds
在伤口上抹盐;使雪上加霜to make a difficult experience even more difficult for sb
rub shoulders with sb
与某名人接触(或交往)to meet and spend time with a famous person, socially or as part of your job
rub sb up the wrong way
(informal)
(无意中)惹人生气,触怒别人to make sb annoyed or angry, often without intending to, by doing or saying sth that offends them
n.
1.
[c][ususing]
擦;抹;搓;揉an act of rubbing a surface
She gave her knee a quick rub.
她很快地揉了揉膝盖。
2.
[sing]
问题;困难a problem or difficulty
The hotel is in the middle of nowhere and there lies the rub . We don't have a car.
难就难在旅馆很偏远,我们又没有汽车。

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