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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v.- (past tense) To wear away by persistent biting or nibbling.

Usage examples (35)
  • Sally gnawed at him with her piercing bovine eyes.
  • Narnia looks like it was gnawed on by Aslan himself.
  • Having gnawed off a corner she threw a glance at him.
  • She gnawed her arm off in the morning, before he woke. for more
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