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gnaw

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of gnaw

  1. to consume or wear away gradually <time has gnawed that author's reputation to the point where he rates little more than a footnote> Synonyms bite (at), corrode, erode, fret, eat, nibbleRelated Words break down, break up, decompose, disintegrate, dissolve; decimate, destroy, devastate, ruin, waste, wreckNear Antonyms freshen, recreate, refresh, refreshen, regenerate, rejuvenate, renew, restore, revitalize, revive




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