Definitions for abradeəˈbreɪd

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. abrade, corrade, abrase, rub down, rub off(verb)

    wear away

  2. scour, abrade(verb)

    rub hard or scrub

    "scour the counter tops"

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  1. Abrade(verb)

    to rub or wear off; to waste or wear away by friction; as, to abrade rocks

  2. Abrade(verb)

    same as Abraid

  3. Origin: [L. abradere, abrasum, to scrape off; ab + radere to scrape. See Rase, Raze.]


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  • ожулвам, протривам, износвам, изтърквам, изтривамBulgarian
  • obrousit, odřítCzech
  • afskrabeDanish
  • abschürfen, abschleifenGerman
  • raspar, escoriarSpanish
  • abraserFrench
  • abrādōLatin
  • kauhoro, okoi, kauoro, kauoroiMāori
  • schurenDutch
  • skure, slipeNorwegian
  • abrazaRomanian
  • обдира́ть, стере́ть, ободра́ть, протира́ть, истира́ть, протере́ть, истере́ть, стира́тьRussian
  • nötaSwedish

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