SAT Word of the Day


Abrasive

(adj.) rough, coarse, or harsh

(pronounced "uh-BRAY-siv")  

  

sandpaper

Example Sentences:

  • The sandpaper was so abrasive that it completely took the varnish off the chair in just one swipe.
  • Gertrude knew there were less abrasive ways to tell Ferdinand to leave her alone, but she was so angry that she didn't try to temper her reaction.

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