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  1. 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

  1. chip away atʃɪp

    to slowly and steadily reduce

    a team chipping away at their rival's lead

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