What does eat away mean?

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eat away

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. erode, eat away, fret(verb)

    remove soil or rock

    "Rain eroded the terraces"

  2. fret, eat away(verb)

    wear away or erode

Wiktionary

  1. eat away(Verb)

    Gradually to erode or corrode.

How to pronounce eat away?

  1. Alex
    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say eat away in sign language?

  1. eataway

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of eat away in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of eat away in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of eat away in a Sentence

  1. Herbert Butterfield:

    The academic mind can eat away the very basis of its own assurance ... produce contortions when it tries to bend over backward ... allow itself to be dismayed by the picture it has created of relentless historical process.

  2. John Delury:

    America has played a certain role in Asia since 1945 ... that role has in the end of the day been a stabilizer, that's what being undermined here with a president who thrives on unpredictability ... it's going to eat away at the fundamental credibility of the US role in Asia.

  3. Russell Wohl:

    The bacteria can then become opportunistic and literally start to eat away at your cornea, worst case scenario from that is loss of vision.

  4. Maude Gorman:

    Nobody saw the skit because we were backstage, but we could all hear it, i instantly knew I had to do something. It was going to eat away at me if I didn't... we were all shocked. We said,' Oh my god. I can not believe that just happened. Did that just really happen ?'.

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Translations for eat away

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  • lahottaa, rapauttaa, kuluttaa, nakertaa, syövyttääFinnish
  • подмывать, выесть, подмыть, выедать, пожирать, пожратьRussian

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