December 5, 2014
Word of the Week: Abrasive
Word: abrasive (adj)
Synonyms: course, rude, harsh, rasping
1. Professor Snape’s abrasive tone clued Harry in that he was in trouble.
2. The opposing team gave us abrasive handshakes after they lost the game.
3. South Park is widely beloved for its abrasive comedy.
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