gnaw at

phrasal verb

gnawed at; gnawing at; gnaws at
: to be a source of worry or concern to (someone)
This problem has been gnawing at me day and night.
She says she's fine, but I can see that something is gnawing at her.

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“Gnaw at.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 31 May. 2023.

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