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gnaws

verb
present tense third-person singular of gnaw

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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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“Gnaws.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/gnaws. Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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