Definitions for chip away at
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word chip away at
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
Find a translation for the chip away at definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"chip away at." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2013. Web. 6 Dec. 2013. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/chip away at>.