Word of the Day – Aug. 18 – Attrition

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Noun: Attrition  (ah-TRIH-shun)

Definition:

1. A gradual, natural reduction in membership or personnel, as through retirement, resignation, or death.

2. A gradual decline in numbers or strength.

Example sentence: The company’s attrition rate was quite high, causing the value of their stock to fall sharply each year.

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