Synonyms for corrode

Synonyms for (verb) corrode

Synonyms: corrode, rust

Definition: become destroyed by water, air, or a corrosive such as an acid

Usage: The metal corroded; The pipes rusted

Similar words: dilapidate, crumble, decay

Definition: fall into decay or ruin

Usage: The unoccupied house started to decay

Synonyms: rust, corrode, eat

Definition: cause to deteriorate due to the action of water, air, or an acid

Usage: The acid corroded the metal; The steady dripping of water rusted the metal stopper in the sink

Similar words: damage

Definition: inflict damage upon

Usage: The snow damaged the roof; She damaged the car when she hit the tree

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