Synonyms of 'attrition'

abatement, ablation, abrasion, abrasive, absorption, assimilation, attenuation, beating, brecciation, chafe, chafing, consumption, contriteness, contrition, corrosion, crushing, cut, cutting, deadening, decrease, decrement, deliquescence, depreciation, derogation, detraction, detrition, digestion, dilution, diminution, dip, disintegration, disparagement, dissipation, dissolution, drain, dressing, enervation, erasure, erosion, exhaustion, expenditure, extenuation, extraction, fatigue, filing, fragmentation, galling, granulation, grating, grazing, grief, inanition, ingestion, languishment, loss, penance, rasping, reduction, regret, relaxation, remission, remorse, remorsefulness, repentance, retraction, rue, ruth, scouring, scrape, scraping, scratch, scrub, scuff, shame, shamefacedness, shortening, shredding, shrinkage, smashing, sorrow, trituration, truncation, wastage, waste, wear, wistfulness