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rub off To cause to come off by rubbing We had to rub off all the graffiti from the wall To clean by rubbing. 1922, Margery Williams, The Velveteen Rabbit He was wet through with the dew and quite earthy from diving into the burrows the Boy had made for him in the flower bed, and Nana grumbled as she rubbed him off with a corner of her apron. (idiomatic) to be transferred with little or no effort


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