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rub the wrong way
transitive verb phrase
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
1. (general) (United States)
Regionalism used in the United States
a. caer mal
That guy who works at the bar rubs me the wrong way.Ese tipo que trabaja en la barra me cae mal.
b. no caer bien
Helen doesn't want to go to Jack's party. He rubs her the wrong way.Helen no quiere ir a la fiesta de Jack. No le cae bien.
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