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(verb) 
Definition
to smooth or polish the surface of (something) with sandpaper or a sander
Sand the surface softly and carefully.
Synonyms
,
file
shaping and filing nails
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scrape
She scraped food off the plates into the bin.
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scour
He decided to scour the sink.
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wear down
Eventually the parts start to wear down.
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grind down
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wear away
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abrade
The rough rock had abraded her skin.
(noun) 
Definition
a large sandy area, esp. on the seashore or in a desert
miles of golden sands
Synonyms
beach
a beautiful sandy beach
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shore
He made it to the shore after leaving the boat.
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strand (literary)
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dunes

Additional synonyms

in the sense of abrade
The rough rock had abraded her skin.
Synonyms
rub off,
wear away,
scrape away,
scrape out
in the sense of file
Definition
to shape or smooth (a surface) with a file
shaping and filing nails
Synonyms
in the sense of scour
Definition
to clean or polish (a surface) by rubbing with something rough
He decided to scour the sink.

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