Part of speech:
A scraped area on the skin or on a mucous membrane, resulting from injury or irritation.
The process of eroding or the condition of being eroded:
A decrease or loss in value, as because of age, wear, or market conditions.
The amount by which something is lessened or diminished:
A downward movement or fall, as in price.
An increasing or becoming increased
A rise in value or price
The result of building up:
A sacrament in some Christian churches that includes contrition, confession to a priest, acceptance of punishment, and absolution.
A troubled feeling or remorse over something that has happened, esp. over something that one has done or left undone
Remorse is a feeling of regret or sadness.
Repentance is the act of saying sorry or asking for forgiveness for sins and wrongdoings.
That which produces such suffering; trouble, loss, affliction, etc.
Wear means the act of using clothing or gradual impairment or loss due to use.
The definition of happiness is the state of joy, peace and tranquility.
The definition of a building is a structure or the process of making a structure.
The act of grinding or rubbing to powder; attrition; friction; rubbing.
The condition or quality of being penitent; regret for wrongdoing.
A wearing away or down by friction
Find another word for attrition. In this page you can discover 40 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for attrition, like: wearing away, rubbing, abrasion, friction, wearing down, weakening, grinding down, erosion, depreciation, gradual disintegration and reduction.