Etched vs Erode - What's the difference?

etched | erode |


As verbs the difference between etched and erode

is that etched is past tense of etch while erode is to wear away by abrasion, corrosion or chemical reaction.

As an adjective etched

is cut or dug into the surface as by etching.

etched

English

Adjective

(head)
  • Cut or dug into the surface as by etching.
  • * '>citation
  • Verb

    (head)
  • (etch)
  • erode

    English

    Verb

    (erod)
  • To wear away by abrasion, corrosion or chemical reaction
  • Derived terms

    * erosion English ergative verbs ----