attrite

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Verb[edit]

attrite (third-person singular simple present attrites, present participle attriting, simple past and past participle attrited)

  1. Alternative form of attrit.

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin attritus.

Adjective[edit]

attrite (comparative more attrite, superlative most attrite)

  1. regretful of one's wrongdoing merely due to fear of punishment (compare contrite)

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

attrīte

  1. vocative masculine singular of attrītus