Gall and Rub

Gall

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Gall verb – To damage or diminish by continued friction.
Usage example: move that rope so the sharp edge of the hull doesn't gall it

Rub is a synonym for gall in upset topic. In some cases you can use "Rub" instead the word "Gall" as a verb or a noun, when it comes to topics like chafe.
Nearby Words: galling, galled, Gallic
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Rub

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Rub verb – To damage or diminish by continued friction.
Usage example: the brake pads were rubbed away as a result of years of use

Gall is a synonym for rub. Sometimes you can use "Gall" instead the word "Rub" as a verb or a noun.
Synonyms for Rub

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Rub and Gall. (2016). Retrieved 2020, December 04, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/gall/rub
Gall & Rub. N.p., 2016. Web. 04 Dec. 2020. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/gall/rub>.
Rub or Gall. 2016. Accessed December 04, 2020. https://thesaurus.plus/related/gall/rub.

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