331. Friction.

331. Friction.NOUN. friction, attrition; rubbing, abrasion, scraping &c. v.; confrication, detrition, contrition, affriction, abrasion, arrosion, limature, frication, rub; elbow grease; rosin; massage; roughness &c. 256.

rolling friction, sliding friction, starting friction.

VERB. rub, scratch, scrape, scrub, slide, fray, rasp, graze, curry, scour, polish, rub out, wear down, gnaw; file, grind &c. (reduce to powder) 330.

set one’s teeth on edge; rosin.

ADJ. anatriptic; attrite.


Roget’s Thesaurus 1911. Compiled, edited and supplemented by Nicholas Shea. Dev version 1.7.9b Compiled on: 19 January 2022 at 05:16:38
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