Phrasal Verb 'Gnaw'

We have 3 phrasal verb definitions related to 'Gnaw'.

Gnaw at

Meaning: Trouble, worry or annoy someone

Example: I know it was wrong and guilt has GNAWED AT me ever since I did it.

Gnaw at

Meaning: Harm gradually

Example: The government's dishonesty has GNAWED AT people's trust in politicians.

Gnaw away at

Meaning: Harm gradually

Example: Their behaviour GNAWED AWAY AT our trust in them.