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Words and phrases that have a meaning related to abrade:   (117 results)

Often used in the same context:
discolour, discolor, roughening, moistens, delaminate, degrease, encrust, desiccate, polymerizes, frizzing, troweled, deodorizes, carbonize, oxidise, dimpling, aerosolize, denature, emery cloth, presoak, emulsify, barium sulfate, sacrificial anode, coagulate, spackling compound, oxidize, aerates, granulates, distend, scrubbing brush, tweeze, spall, ulcerate, volatilize, sodium lauryl sulphate, cauterizes, vulcanised, caking, herniate, occludes, corrode, scarify, tenderize, bristle brush, acidify, extrude, outgas, lacerate, semicircular canal, pumice stone, pulverizes, adsorb, lathed, uncurl, slaked lime, raveling, pebbling, crisping, paper toweling, sitz bath, macerating, spalled, axle grease, ablates, deform, zinc chloride, coating, reseals, ingrowing, sandpapered, silvering, shovelling, stippled, electroplated, countersink, crusting, fossilize, fluxing, stoppered, parboil, atomize, syringing, tannic acid, calcify, humidify, bluing, overstride, perforates, deaden, glans penis, frost heaving, saran wrap, prewash, ammoniated, overmix, liquify, diffraction grating, purpled, immobilizes, exfoliated, irritate, tightfitting, sublimates

More specific:
chafe, roughen

More general:
injure, rub, wear away, wear off, wound

Synonyms:
abrase, corrade, rub down, rub off, scour, scrape, skin, stub

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