Definition of rub alongBritish, informal
- We rub along well enough, but we're not really close friends.
: to move along the surface of a body with pressure : grate
: to fret or chafe with or as if with friction
: to cause discontent, irritation, or anger
: an unevenness of surface (as of the ground in lawn bowling)
: obstruction, difficulty
: something grating to the feelings (such as a gibe or harsh criticism)
: in a line matching the length or direction of
: in the course of
: in accordance with : in
: forward, on
: from one to another
: in company : as a companion
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