attrite

EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

VerbEdit

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

  1. Alternative form of attrit.

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin attritus.

AdjectiveEdit

attrite (comparative more attrite, superlative most attrite)

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

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LatinEdit

ParticipleEdit

attrīte

  1. vocative masculine singular of attrītus
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