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  1. chip away, chip away atverb

    remove or withdraw gradually: "These new customs are chipping away at the quality of life"

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  1. Paul Dergarabedian:

    We're starting to chip away at the summer deficit, maybe with' Suicide Squad' opening, we'll see the end to all this volatility.

  2. Robert Jenkins:

    Some regulators continue to chip away at leverage. The banking lobby is chipping away at the chipping away, and the banking lobby is winning.

  3. Meredith Stoddard:

    Make sure you have transparency, chip away at it. Use the resources available. Build a strong support network. It is less overwhelming.

  4. Doug Berman:

    This case itself won't change things, but it's the first of many that starts to chip away at the idea that criminalization is the way to address problematic substance abuse, the courts haven't kept up with the science itself. It's time.

  5. Carol Anderson:

    They will chip, chip away at these laws until there is nothing left.

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