Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Rubbing


  1. of Rub
  2. a. & n. from Rub, v.

Rubbing Quotations

I have felt cats rubbing their faces against mine and touching my cheek with claws carefully sheathed. These things, to me, are expressions of love.
James Herriot

Happiness is like a cat, If you try to coax it or call it, it will avoid you; it will never come. But if you pay not attention to it and go about your business, you'll find it rubbing against your legs and jumping into your lap.
William Bennett

On the one hand, there are individual actions such as throwing, pushing, touching, rubbing. It is these individual actions that give rise most of the time to abstraction from objects.
Jean Piaget

I'm a hard worker, and everything with me is, if I work hard, I should get paid for it. Everything with me, I try to symbolize something flashy like jewelry or a car. The rubbing hands is a symbol of hustling, so it goes back to the money.

I think the most interesting parts of human experience might be the sparks that come from that sort of chipping flint of cultures rubbing against each other.
Barbara Kingsolver
More "Rubbing" Quotations

Rubbing Translations

rubbing in French is frottage, froissement, lessivage, frottant
rubbing in German is reibend, scheuern, Reiben
rubbing in Italian is strofinare, fregare
rubbing in Spanish is frotacion, friccionar
Copyright © 2001 - 2015 BrainyQuote