ABRASIVE in a Sentence

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 Meanings and Examples of ABRASIVE
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abrasive
 a.  rubbing away; tending to grind down
Example Sentence:
1  She was a tough girl with rather an abrasive manner.
2  An abrasive material is unsuitable for cleaning baths.
3  You'll need a strong abrasive for cleaning this sink.
4  Ash can also cause long-term abrasive damage to planes that could lead to later disasters if not dealt with.
5  Dust also, is a significant cause of abrasion of book papers and covers.
6  There seems to have been some abrasion of the surface.
7  The sharp rocks did abrade the skin on her legs, so she put iodine on her abrasions.
Classic Sentence:
1  As long as the criminal remains upon two legs so long must there be some indentation, some abrasion, some trifling displacement which can be detected by the scientific searcher.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle
Get Context   In VI. THE ADVENTURE OF BLACK PETER