erode

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French éroder, from Latin erodere

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erode (third-person singular simple present erodes, present participle eroding, simple past and past participle eroded)

  1. To wear away by abrasion, corrosion or chemical reaction.
  2. (figuratively) To destroy gradually by an ongoing process.
    to erode a person's trust

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Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

erode

  1. third-person singular present indicative of erodere

Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

ērōde

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of ērōdō

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

erode

  1. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present indicative of erodir
  2. second-person singular (tu) affirmative imperative of erodir