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Definition 1: wear away - [verb of contact]

Synonyms for abrade in the sense of this definition

(abrade is a kind of ...) diminish, as by friction

"Erosion wore away the surface"

(... is a kind of abrade ) tear or wear off the skin or make sore by abrading

"This leash chafes the dog's neck"

(... is a kind of abrade ) scrape with a rasp

Definition 2: rub hard or scrub - [verb of contact]

Samples where abrade or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • scour the counter tops

Synonyms for abrade in the sense of this definition

(abrade is a kind of ...) move over something with pressure

"rub my hands" "rub oil into her skin"

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