verb (inf=to rub out, rubs out, rubbing out, rubbed out)
- (transitive) To delete or erase or remove (something) by rubbing.
- The teacher wanted to rub out the chalk marks on the board.
- (context, transitive, criminal slang) To kill.
- We had to rub out that witness.
- Dutch: uitvagen, wegvagen, wegvegen
- French: effacer (1)
- German: ausradieren (1, 2), wegwischen (1)
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