[ roo-buh-fahy ]
/ ˈru bəˌfaɪ /
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verb (used with object), ru·bi·fied, ru·bi·fy·ing.
to make red; redden: a distant fire that rubified the sky.
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Origin of rubify
OTHER WORDS FROM rubifyun·ru·bi·fied, adjective
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He had heard him indeed speak of 'rubify me' and 'minions,' but knew not what this meant.The Decameron of Giovanni Boccaccio|Giovanni Boccaccio