Definitions for chip away at
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chip away, chip away at(verb)
remove or withdraw gradually: "These new customs are chipping away at the quality of life"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
chip away atʃɪp
to slowly and steadily reduce
a team chipping away at their rival's lead
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