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Definition of the adjective abrase
What does abrase mean as an attribute of a noun?
- Rubbed smooth or clear; blank.
Definition of the verb abrase
What does abrase mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: -
- wear away
- lexical domain: Contact - verbs of touching, hitting, tying, digging
- synonyms of abrase: abrade / corrade / rub down / rub off
- more generic terms: wear away / wear off = diminish, as by friction
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Alternative definition of the verb abrase
- To abrade.
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Abrase
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Midline Medical Dictionary (2002)
by P. S. Rawat
An abrasion; abrase; abrasio. Katrū; GTSR, Húut; GTS Abrase. See Abrade. Abrasio. An abrasion; abrase. &R; GTSH; aduT, GTS; A. Corneae, a scraping of the cornea. # fffa T Hit ...
Dictionary of Early English (1955)
by Joseph T. Shipley
abrase. To rub or wear off.
a new and exhaustive work of reference to the English language, defining over 250,000 words, with a full account of their origin, pronunciation and use. Comprising a general encyclopaedia of art, science, invention and discovery; a gazetteer and atlas of the world; a compendious dictionary of universal biography, etc by Robert Hunter
abrase. • abraham, Агмп. * abram, iMS. Catacbrestic for "Onr heads are some brown, some black, ...
The New World of English Words: Or A General Dictionary ... Collected and Published by E. P. [The Dedication Signed: Edw. Phillips.] (1663)
To Abrase( Lat.) ...
The Readable Dictionary (1860)
by John Williams (of Lancaster, O.)
Raze, Razor, Abrase, Abrasion, Erase, Erasure. Bums, a branch. Der., Ramify, Ramification. RANCEO, to be stale, or strong-scented. Der., Rancid, Rank, Ranklc, Raneour, Rance-scent. Reno, a row. (Fr.) Der., Range, Rank, Arrange, Derange.
An Exhaustive Dictionary of the English Language : Practical and Comprehensive : Giving the Fullest Definition (encyclopedic in Detail), the Origin, Pronunciation and Use of Words by Robert Hunter, Edward Thomas Roe, Le Roy Hooker, Thomas W. Handford
“An abrase table.”—Ben. Jonson, ii. 366. fâte, fät, färe, amidst, whät, fall, father; wé, wet, hêre, camel, hêr, thére; pine, pit, sire, sir, marine; gö, pöt, a-bróa'gh, adv. spit. ].
by Robert Hunter, John Alfred Williams, Sidney John Hervon Herrtage
above-board 28 abrase above - citedi above - described, above - mentioned, above-named, above-specified, above signifies in the immediately preceding portion of the Book, but not necessarily on the upper part > of the same page. The use ...
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Scrabble value of A1B3R1A1S1E1
The value of this 6-letter word is 8 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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