Monday, October 11, 2010

Today's Word: Abrasive

Abrasive: adj.

1: tending to wear away by rubbing
 
2: causing irritation

Example: Coworkers tolerated John's abrasive personality because he was also brilliant, but many privately wished he could learn to be a bit more polite.


Today's word is brought to you by merriam webster.

9 comments:

  1. Haha, I like how putting up the word abrasive made all the advertisements talk about dry skin, dry eyes, and rashes. Damn.

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  2. I love learning something new every day! Non-abrasively!

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  3. awesome! please check out GTL Everyday :)

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  4. it looks like you're Beating Inertia today :)

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  5. "I found their personality to be abrasive"

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