erode: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (i-rōd'), [key]
— v., e•rod•ed, e•rod•ing.
- to eat into or away; destroy by slow consumption or disintegration: Battery acid had eroded the engine. Inflation erodes the value of our money.
- to form (a gully, butte, or the like) by erosion.
- to become eroded.
- erode (Thesaurus)