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gnaw at

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  1. erode, gnaw, gnaw at, eat at, wear awayverb

    become ground down or deteriorate

    "Her confidence eroded"

    Synonyms:
    eat at, wear away, fret, whittle down, whittle away, wear off, gnaw, erode, eat away

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  1. Joe Manimbo:

    It was surprisingly poor and I think coming on the heels of the Chicago PMI it suggests the stronger dollar was starting to gnaw at the U.S. economy.

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