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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [uh-breyd]
    • /əˈbreɪd/
    • /əˈbreɪd/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [uh-breyd]
    • /əˈbreɪd/

Definition of abraded word

  • noun abraded Simple past tense and past participle of abrade. 1

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Origin of abraded

First appearance:

before 1670
One of the 47% oldest English words
1670-80; < Latin abrādere, equivalent to ab- ab- + rādere to scrape

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Parts of speech for Abraded


abraded popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 79% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

abraded usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for abraded

adjective abraded

  • raw — uncooked, as articles of food: a raw carrot.
  • blistered — a thin vesicle on the skin, containing watery matter or serum, as from a burn or other injury.
  • skinned — the external covering or integument of an animal body, especially when soft and flexible.
  • injured — to do or cause harm of any kind to; damage; hurt; impair: to injure one's hand.

Antonyms for abraded

verb abraded

  • pleased — (used as a polite addition to requests, commands, etc.) if you would be so obliging; kindly: Please come here. Will you please turn the radio off?
  • rebuilt — to repair, especially to dismantle and reassemble with new parts: to rebuild an old car.

Top questions with abraded

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  • what is abraded skin?

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