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Meaning of CORRADE

Pronunciation:  ku'reyd

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[v]  wear away
 

CORRADE is a 7 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: abrade, abrase, rub down, rub off
 
 See Also: chafe, excoriate, rasp, wear away, wear off

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cor*rade"\ (k?r-r?d"), v. t. [L. corradere, -rasum;
cor- + radere to rub.]
1. To gnaw into; to wear away; to fret; to consume. [Obs.]
   --Dr. R. Clerke.

2. (Geol.) To erode, as the bed of a stream. See {Corrosion}.

 

 

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