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Synonyms of the verb abrase

Equivalent words for the verb abrase, that have the same number of characters:

  1. abrade (6 letter word for abrase)
    • inflections: abraded, abrading, abrades
    • related terms: abradable, abrader, abradant

Equivalent words for the verb abrase, that have more characters:

  1. corrade (7 letter word, the longest synonym for abrase)
    • inflections: corraded, corrading, corrades
    • related terms: corradial, corradiate

Equivalent phrases for the verb abrase:

  1. rub down (8 characters phrase, the longest phrasal synonym for abrase)
  2. rub off (7 character phrase for abrase)

Hypernyms of the verb abrase

More generic words for the verb abrase, that have fewer characters:

  1. decay (5 letter word)
    • inflections: decayed, decaying, decays
    • related terms: predecay, redecay, decayless
  2. take (4 letter word, the shortest hypernym for abrase)
    • inflections: took, taken, taking, takes
    • related terms: atake, intake, intaker, foretake, mistake, mistaken, mistakable, mistaker, outtake, outtaken, overtake, overtaken, overtakable, overtaker, retake, retaken, retaker, undertake, undertaken, undertakery, undertakable, undertaker, uptake, uptaker, withtake, taken, takeful, takeable, taker

More generic words for the verb abrase, that have the same number of characters:

  1. damage (6 letter word)
    • inflections: damaged, damaging, damages
    • related terms: indamage, Photodamage, predamage, redamage, damager, damageous
  2. remove (6 letter word)
    • inflections: removed, removing, removes
    • related terms: preremove, preremoval, re-remove, re-removal, removal, removable, remover

More generic words for the verb abrase, that have more characters:

  1. crumble (7 letter word)
  2. deteriorate (11 letter word, the longest hypernym for abrase)
    • inflections: deteriorated, deteriorating, deteriorates
    • related terms: deteriorism, deterioration, deteriority, deteriorative
  3. dilapidate (10 letter word)
    • inflections: dilapidated, dilapidating, dilapidates
    • related term: dilapidation
  4. withdraw (8 letter word)
    • inflections: withdrew, withdrawn, withdrawing, withdraws
    • related terms: rewithdraw, rewithdrawal, withdrawal, withdrawment, withdrawable, withdrawer

More generic phrases for the verb abrase:

  1. take away (9 characters phrase, one of the longest phrasal hypernyms for abrase)
  2. wear away (9 characters phrase, one of the longest phrasal hypernyms for abrase)
  3. wear off (8 character phrase)

Hyponyms of the verb abrase

More specific words for the verb abrase, that have fewer characters:

  1. beset (5 letter word)
    • inflections: beset, besetting, besets
    • related terms: unbeset, prebeset, rebeset, besetment
  2. chafe (5 letter word)
    • inflections: chafed, chafing, chafes
    • related terms: achafe, overchafe, rechafe, chafery, chafer
  3. chevy (5 letter word)
    • inflections: chevied, chevying, chevies
  4. chivy (5 letter word)
    • inflections: chevied, chevies, chevying, chivied, chivvied, chivvies, chivvying, chivying, chivies
  5. fret (4 letter word)
    • inflections: fretted, fretting, frets
    • related terms: afret, unfret, unfretful, interfret, overfret, fretful, fretish, fretless, fretsome, fretize, Fretman, fretwise
  6. get (3 letter word, the shortest hyponym for abrase)
    • inflections: got, gotten, getting, gets
    • related terms: aget, unget, ungetable, overget, reget, subget, Underget, upget, getling, getable
  7. grate (5 letter word)
    • inflections: grated, grating, grates
    • related terms: ingrate, ingratiate, regrate, regracy, regratify, regrater, regrator, grateful, gratify, grateless, gratelike, grater, grateman, gratewise
  8. harry (5 letter word)
    • inflections: harried, harrying, harries
    • related terms: harrier, harriman
  9. peeve (5 letter word)
    • inflections: peeved, peeving, peeves
    • related terms: peevish, peever
  10. rasp (4 letter word)
    • inflections: rasped, rasping, rasps
    • related terms: raspish, raspite, raspy

More specific words for the verb abrase, that have the same number of characters:

  1. chevvy (6 letter word)
  2. chivvy (6 letter word)
    • inflections: chivvied, chivvying, chivvies
    • related term: Chivvier
  3. harass (6 letter word)
    • inflections: harassed, harassing, harasses
    • related terms: overharass, overharassment, harassment, harassable, harasser
  4. hassle (6 letter word)
    • inflections: hassled, hassling, hassles
  5. molest (6 letter word)
    • inflections: molested, molesting, molests
    • related terms: unmolest, molestful, Molestable, molester, molestious, molestation
  6. plague (6 letter word)
    • inflections: plagued, plaguing, plagues
    • related terms: plaguy, plaguer
  7. rankle (6 letter word)
    • inflections: rankled, rankling, rankles
    • related terms: rankless, rankly
  8. ruffle (6 letter word)
    • inflections: ruffled, ruffling, ruffles
    • related terms: unruffle, Unrufflable, ruffly, ruffler

More specific words for the verb abrase, that have more characters:

  1. antagonise (10 letter word, one of the longest hyponyms for abrase)
    • inflections: antagonised, antagonising, antagonises
    • related terms: antagonism, antagonist, antagony, antagonize, antagonisation, antagonization
  2. antagonize (10 letter word, one of the longest hyponyms for abrase)
    • inflections: antagonized, antagonizing, antagonizes
    • related terms: reantagonize, antagonism, antagonist, antagony, antagonise, antagonisation, antagonization
  3. excoriate (9 letter word)
    • inflections: excoriated, excoriating, excoriates
    • related terms: excoriable, excoriation
  4. provoke (7 letter word)
    • inflections: provoked, provoking, provokes
    • related terms: unprovoke, unprovokable, misprovoke, overprovoke, preprovoke, reprovoke, provokee, provokable, provoker

More specific phrases for the verb abrase:

  1. eat into (8 character phrase)
  2. get under one's skin (20 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hyponym for abrase)

Related words for the term abrase:

  1. Abrasure (8 letter word)
  2. abraser (7 letter word)
  3. abrasive (8 letter word)
    • related terms: nonabrasive, unabrasive, Abrasure, abraser

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