v. win through perseverance, wear down; destroy or kill troops using firepower

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • attritee — noun One who attrits; one who quits See Also: hiree, retiree …   Wiktionary

  • attrit — [ə trɪt] verb (attrits, attritting, attritted) US informal wear down (an opponent) by sustained action. Origin 1950s: back form. from attrition …   English new terms dictionary

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