Frote

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Frote To rub or wear by rubbing; to chafe.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • frote To rub; wipe.
    • frote To stroke; caress.
    • frote To grate; sound harsh or rough: used of speech.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. frotter,

Usage

In literature:

Why, quod the emperour, one of you maye clawe and frote an others backe well inough.
"Shakespeare Jest-Books;" by Unknown
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