Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To rub or wear by rubbing; to chafe.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To rub or wear by rubbing; to chafe.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To rub; wipe.
  • To stroke; caress.
  • To grate; sound harsh or rough: used of speech.

Etymologies

French frotter. (Wiktionary)

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