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Significado de “abrasive” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "abrasive" - Diccionario Inglés

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abrasiveadjective

uk   us   /əˈbreɪ.sɪv/

abrasivenoun [C]

uk   us   /əˈbreɪ.sɪv/
a substance used for rubbing away the surface of something, usually to clean it or make it shiny: You'll need a strong abrasive for cleaning this sink.
(Definition of abrasive from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

Significado de "abrasive" - Diccionario Inglés Americano

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abrasiveadjective

 us   /əˈbreɪ·sɪv, -zɪv/
  • abrasive adjective (ROUGH)

having a rough surface that will rub off a thin layer of another surface: The paint comes off with an abrasive steel-wool pad.
  • abrasive adjective (UNPLEASANT)

rude and unkind: His abrasive style puts people off.
(Definition of abrasive from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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