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rubbing elbows (with)

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variants: or rubbing shoulders (with)
present participle of rub elbows (with)

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“Rubbing elbows (with).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/rubbing%20elbows%20%28with%29. Accessed 10 Aug. 2022.

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