attrition - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

Транскрипция и произношение слова "attrition" в британском и американском вариантах. Подробный перевод и примеры.

attrition / потертость, истощение, истирание
[əˈtrɪʃ.ən]
[əˈtrɪʃ.ən]
Перевод
имя существительное
потертость
attrition
истощение
depletion, exhaustion, attrition, emaciation, starvation, debilitation
истирание
abrasion, attrition, wear, abrading, seizing
Определения
имя существительное
the action or process of gradually reducing the strength or effectiveness of someone or something through sustained attack or pressure.
the council is trying to wear down the opposition by attrition
(in scholastic theology) sorrow, but not contrition, for sin.
I should mention before I go through with this final act of attrition that if I misbehaved so egregiously over the past year, it must certainly reflect negatively on you both as parents.
Примеры
Gallipoli was a brutal campaign of attrition , a bloody example of a war which was fought to the last man standing.
the skull shows attrition of the edges of the teeth
the squadron suffered severe attrition of its bombers
the squadron suffered severe attrition of its bombers
For example, it's very common for unions to resist plans to reduce the workforce through attrition .
There is no gold found more perfect than this, as the current polishes it thoroughly by attrition .
The three largest causes of attrition were contract termination, resignation and mortality.
Given the early attrition of this particular sample of program participants, the current study was not able to capture the experiences of youth who remained in the program for longer periods of time.
Staff shortages have dramatically increased workloads and according to a union spokesman, the overall numbers of postmen have been reduced every year since 1999 through a process of attrition .
with so few retirements since March, the year's attrition was insignificant