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nibble

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a small piece or quantity of food
  • I don't want a whole dessert, so can I just have a nibble of yours?
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nibble

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1 to eat reluctantly and in small bites
  • Having no real appetite at all, I just nibbled during the party.
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2 to crush or grind with the teeth
  • nibbling crackers
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sink one's teeth into

3 to consume or wear away gradually
  • discovered that inflation had steadily nibbled their savings
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