Definition of Rubbings

1. Noun. (plural of rubbing) ¹



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Definition of Rubbings

1. rubbing [n] - See also: rubbing

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rubbings

rubberstamping
rubberstamps
rubberwear
rubberwood
rubbery
rubbery figures
rubbet
rubbidge
rubbidges
rubbies
rubbing
rubbing alcohol
rubbing out
rubbing strip
rubbingly
rubbings (current term)
rubbish-bin
rubbish bin
rubbish bins
rubbish dump
rubbish heap
rubbished
rubbisher
rubbishers
rubbishes
rubbishing
rubbishy
rubbit
rubble

Literary usage of Rubbings

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1. Ancient Memorial Brasses by Edward T. Beaumont (1913)
"B. HOW TO CLASSIFY AND PRESERVE rubbings Do not take a rubbing of every brass but make a careful ... The rubbings can then be hung on a wall or kept rolled. ..."

2. Pagan Races of the Malay Peninsula by Walter William Skeat, Charles Otto Blagden (1906)
"These rubbings are taken from blowpipes in the Skeat Collection at Cambridge, which are there labelled S.Ï.A., SIB, clc. ..."

3. The Bookman (1897)
"Such rubbings from ancient tombs weie common at a very early age of the world's history, the rubbing being produced by laying paper on the inked surface of ..."

4. Report of the Annual Meeting (1873)
"... for it seems the spirit cannot leave them while their feet are on the ground. On rubbings from St. Pafr/fA-'e Chair, Co. Mayo, Ireland. By E. 8. ..."

5. Monumental Brasses and Slabs: An Historical and Descriptive Notice of the by Charles Boutell (1847)
"... by which late Francis Douce, Esq., for £43, and by impressions, or rather rubbings of these him was bequeathed to the British Museum, memorials, ..."

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