Synonyms of detrition


1. abrasion, attrition, corrasion, detrition, erosion, eroding, eating away, wearing, wearing away

usage: erosion by friction

2. grinding, abrasion, attrition, detrition, friction, rubbing

usage: the wearing down of rock particles by friction due to water or wind or ice

3. friction, detrition, rubbing, effort, elbow grease, exertion, travail, sweat

usage: effort expended in moving one object over another with pressure

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Definition and meaning of detrition (Dictionary)