Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Verb||1.||eat away - remove soil or rock; "Rain eroded the terraces"|
damage - inflict damage upon; "The snow damaged the roof"; "She damaged the car when she hit the tree"
wash - form by erosion; "The river washed a ravine into the mountainside"
|2.||eat away - wear away or erode|