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[ hand-ruhb ]
/ ˈhændˈrʌb /

verb (used with object), hand·rubbed, hand·rub·bing.

to rub by hand, especially so as to polish: Handrubbing the wood brings out the natural grain.

Nearby words

handphone, handpick, handprint, handrail, handroll, handrub, hands, hands are tied, hands down, hands off, hands up

Origin of handrub Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019