rubbing - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate rubbing

rubbing is hyphenated as rub-bing

How to pronounce rubbing

rubbing is pronounced ´r əbɪŋ

Number of syllables in rubbing

The number of syllables in rubbing is 2

What part of speech in rubbing?

rubbing is a noun

How common in the word rubbing?

rubbing is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does rubbing convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'rubbing'

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Common collocations before 'rubbing'

ask, away, back, before, began, came, down, finger, hand, head, like, over, sat, still, stood

Common collocations of 'rubbing'

after, around, ask, away, back, before, began, came, did, down, eye, face, finger, girl, hand, head, like, look, man, now, over, sat, shoulder, start, still, stood, taking, went, will, woman

Words with similar spelling to rubbing

cubbing, drubbing, dubbing, ribbing

Common Noun Collocations of rubbing

alcohol, arm, back, bed, body, chin, elbow, eye, face, finger, fire, foot, forehead, glass, hand, head, man, nose, palm, part, piece, salt, shoulder, side, skin, sleep, stick, surface, table, time

Common Verb Collocations of rubbing

ask, be, begin, can, do, electrify, go, have, keep, look, make, may, obtain, polish, prepare, press, prevent, produce, remove, reply, say, scrape, scratch, see, sit, stand, touch, will, yawn, use

Common Adjective Collocations of rubbing

affect, bald, brisk, coarse, cold, constant, dry, fat, few, fine, gentle, good, hard, leave, little, much, other, poor, right, rough, sleepy, small, smooth, soft, sore, such, thorough, tire, vigorous, wet

Common Conjunction Collocations of rubbing

and, but, either, nor, or