Definitions for abrasiveness
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a•bra•siveəˈbreɪ sɪv, -zɪv(adj.)
tending to abrade; causing abrasion.
tending to annoy or cause ill will; overly aggressive:
an abrasive personality.
(n.)any material or substance used for grinding, polishing, smoothing, etc., as emery, pumice, or sandpaper.
Origin of abrasive:
harshness, abrasiveness, scratchiness(noun)
the roughness of a substance that causes abrasions
the quality of being sharply disagreeable
the property or quality of being abrasive
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