a massage, especially after exercise or a steam bath.
verb (used with object), rubbed, rubbing. 1. to subject the surface of (a thing or person) to pressure and friction, as in cleaning, smoothing, polishing, coating, massaging, or soothing: to rub a table top with wax polish; to rub the entire back area. 2. to move (something) back and forth or with a rotary motion, […]
noun, Informal. 1. an unsophisticated person from a rural area; hick. noun 1. a male given name, form of Reuben. noun 1. Arthur Joseph, 1908–90, U.S. jurist, statesman, and diplomat: associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court 1962–65; ambassador to the U.N. 1965–68. 2. Reuben Lucius (“Rube”) 1883–1970, U.S. cartoonist, whose work often depicts deviously […]
noun 1. a medieval fiddle similar to the rebec.
rubedo ru·be·do (rōō-bē’dō) n. A temporary redness of the skin.