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Definition of abrasively adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

abrasively

 adverb
adverb
BrE BrE//əˈbreɪsɪvli//
 
; NAmE NAmE//əˈbreɪsɪvli//
 
 
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in a rude and unkind manner that may hurt other people’s feelings She is abrasively critical of her opponents.