abrasive

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (US) IPA: /əˈbreɪ.sɪv/ or /əˈbreɪ.zɪv/

Adjective[change]

Positive
abrasive

Comparative
more abrasive

Superlative
most abrasive

  1. An abrasive substance, it is rough and can cut or scratch.
  2. If someone is abrasive, they are rude and unfriendly.

Noun[change]

Singular
abrasive

Plural
abrasives

  1. An abrasive is a rough substance used to clean a hard surface.