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Multiple Meanings
abrasive — as in:  abrasive personality

She has an abrasive personality.
direct in a disagreeable, insensitive manner
abrasive — as in:  rub with an abrasive

He cleaned it with an abrasive.
a substance that wears down another surface (abrades)
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