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Synonyms of pitting

Noun


1. pitting, roughness, indentation, corrosion, corroding, erosion

usage: the formation of small pits in a surface as a consequence of corrosion

Verb


1. pit, oppose, match, play off, confront, face

usage: set into opposition or rivalry; "let them match their best athletes against ours"; "pit a chess player against the Russian champion"; "He plays his two children off against each other"

2. scar, mark, pock, pit, deface, disfigure, blemish

usage: mark with a scar; "The skin disease scarred his face permanently"

3. pit, stone, remove, take, take away, withdraw

usage: remove the pits from; "pit plums and cherries"

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