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Synonyms for gnaw

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. gnaw(verb)

    bite or chew on with the teeth

    "gnaw an old cracker"

    eat at, erode, wear away, gnaw at

  2. erode, gnaw, gnaw at, eat at, wear away(verb)

    become ground down or deteriorate

    "Her confidence eroded"

    eat at, wear away, fret, whittle down, whittle away, wear off, gnaw, gnaw at, erode, eat away

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. gnaw(v. a.)

    bite, nibble, champ, nibble at, keep biting

  2. gnaw(v. a.)

    corrode, eat away, wear away

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