Definition of abrasiveness in English:

abrasiveness

noun

  • See abrasive

    • ‘I even think the abrasiveness has its own charm.’
    • ‘The first movement's lunging abrasiveness reminds you that he was Xenakis's favourite pupil.’
    • ‘I just love his style, the way that he can be really sensitive and be funny, because generally sensitivity is not funny - abrasiveness tends to be more funny.’
    • ‘But it adds to the general abrasiveness and awfulness of urban life, rather than commenting on it.’
    • ‘The level of available grip will be determined by the nature of the track surface and its state of repair, plus its abrasiveness and the possible presence of rain.’

Pronunciation

abrasiveness

/əˈbreɪsɪvnəs/