Translation of "abrasive" - English-Spanish dictionary

abrasive

adjective uk /əˈbreɪ.sɪv/ us

rude and unfriendly

brusco
She has a rather abrasive manner.
He can sometimes be abrasive in meetings.

An abrasive substance is slightly rough, and often used for cleaning surfaces. having a slightly rough surface that is often used for cleaning other surfaces

abrasivo
an abrasive cleaner/powder/liquid
abrasively adverb uk /-li/ us
abrasiveness noun [ no plural ] uk /-nəs/ us

(Translation of “abrasive” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)