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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.
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.)to shave, or pare away. Abravanus, a River in Galoway ...
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.
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.
Anagrams of ABRASE
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