Synonyms of 'abrasion'
1 grazeDictionary, scratch, trauma (pathology)
He had severe abrasions to his right cheek.
2 rubbingDictionary, wear, scratching
The sole of the shoe should be designed to take constant abrasion.
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The erosion of support, values, or money is a gradual decrease in its level or standard.
an erosion of moral standards
Friction is the force that makes it difficult for things to move freely when they are touching each other.
The pistons are graphite-coated to prevent friction.
Thesaurus for abrasion from the Collins English Thesaurus
An abrasion is an area on a person's body where the skin has been scraped.