Word of the Day – Oct. 2 – Excoriate

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Verb: Excoriate  (ek-SKOR-ee-ayt)

Definition:

1. To wear off the skin of : abrade

2. To censure scathingly

Sample sentence:  My new shoes started to excoriate my heels, so I had to resort to wearing mole skin patches to prevent blisters.

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