Definition of rub out phrasal verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

rub out

 phrasal verb
phrasal verb
 
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Phrasal Verbs
(North American English, slang) to murder somebody

rub somethingout

(British English)(also erase North American English, British English)
 
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to remove the marks made by a pencil, etc., using a rubber / eraser to rub out a mistake
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: rub out