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  Definition of gnaw
  1. become ground down or deteriorate; "Her confidence eroded"
  2. bite or chew on with the teeth; "gnaw an old cracker"; "chewed on a cookie"
Similar Words: erode, gnaw at, eat at, wear away

 

Derivational Morphology: erosion, eroding, eating away, wearing, wearing away, rodent, gnawer, gnawing animal

 

Language Translations:
Albanian: bren   Bosnian: glodati  
Breton: krignat   Catalan: rosegar  
Croatian: glodati   Dutch: knagen  
Esperanto: ronĝi   Finnish: jyrsiä  
French: ronger   German: nagen  
Hungarian: rág   Italian: rodere  
Latin: rōdere   Portuguese: roer  
Spanish: roer   Swedish: gnaga  
 
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