Abrade

All possible synonyms of the word Abrade as well as its hypernyms, hyponyms, antonyms, derivations, entailments, meronyms, pertainyms, domain members, similar words, verb groups, and so on...

Scour, abrade

Definition

  • rub hard or scrub; "scour the counter tops"

Synonyms

  • scour
  • abrade

Hypernyms

  • rub: move over something with pressure; "rub my hands"; "rub oil into her skin"

Abrade, corrade, abrase, rub down, rub off

Definition

  • wear away

Synonyms

  • abrade
  • corrade
  • abrase
  • rub down
  • rub off

Hypernyms

  • wear away, wear off: diminish, as by friction; "Erosion wore away the surface"

Hyponyms

  • chafe, excoriate: tear or wear off the skin or make sore by abrading; "This leash chafes the dog's neck"
  • rasp: scrape with a rasp

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