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Significado de “abrasive” - Diccionario Inglés

Significado de "abrasive" - Diccionario Inglés

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uk   us   /əˈbreɪ.sɪv/

abrasive adjective (PERSON)

rude and ​unfriendly: She has a ​rather abrasive manner. He can sometimes be abrasive in ​meetings.

abrasive adjective (CLEANING SUBSTANCE)

An abrasive ​substance is ​slightlyrough, and often used for ​cleaningsurfaces: an abrasive ​cleaner/​powder/​liquid
adverb uk   us   /-li/
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/

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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 us   /əˈbreɪ·sɪv, -zɪv/

abrasive adjective (ROUGH)

having a ​roughsurface that will ​rub off a ​thinlayer 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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