French translation of rub in
separable transitive verb
- [ointment, lotion, cream]
- (cookery) [butter]
to rub it in (informal)
remuer le couteau dans la plaie (inf)
⇒ Don't rub it in!
Ne remue pas le couteau dans la plaie!
Example Sentences Including 'rub in'
In the end what Christian did was stamp around the place where the blood had been, trying to rub in some of the dirt from his shoes.THE EXECUTION (2002)
He's not some genie in a bloody bottle who'll pop up if I rub in the right place!Time of the Wolf
`But it's all right to clean my hands up later and maybe rub in some of that lotion I brought with me, isn't it, Ma?Web of Dreams
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Translation of rub in from the Collins English to French Dictionary