A brief massage of a person’s back and shoulders: Bill popped into the kitchen to give me an impromptu back rub
More example sentences
- If you're just getting to know one another, a back rub is a perfect way to increase the intimacy level.
- Gentle stomach or back rubs may also help to relieve colic, as can a warm bath.
- Day in and day out, the therapists gave back rubs and applied hot packs to people who were perfectly healthy, except that their backs were killing them.
Definition of back rub in:
- The US English dictionary