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gnaw

verb

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to consume or wear away gradually
  • time has gnawed that author's reputation to the point where he rates little more than a footnote

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The first known use of gnaw was before the 12th century

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“Gnaw.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gnaw. Accessed 6 Jul. 2020.

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