What does gnawing mean?

Definitions for gnawing
ˈnɔ ɪŋgnaw·ing

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Wiktionary

  1. gnawingnoun

    A sensation of being gnawed

  2. gnawingadjective

    severe or intense

Webster Dictionary

  1. Gnawing

    of Gnaw

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of gnawing in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of gnawing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of gnawing in a Sentence

  1. South:

    Guilt upon the conscience, like rust upon iron, both defiles and consumes it, gnawing and creeping into it, as that does which at last eats out the very heart and substance of the metal.

  2. Nataliya Maslova:

    I don't want to remember, i thank God I stayed alive but what horrors we have seen! So many corpses, dogs were gnawing those corpses. There was so little of it left you couldn't even bury them.

  3. Manuel Valls:

    These last few days have underscored a lot of evil that is gnawing at our country and challenges we must be equal to, we have to look at all the divisions, the tensions that have been going on for years ... the neglect of the suburbs, the ghettos, the social misery.

  4. Field Museum:

    This puzzle has been gnawing at paleontologists, i was blown away when the results started coming in.

  5. Aleksandr Isayevich Solzhenitsyn:

    One should never direct people towards happiness, because happiness too is an idol of the market-place. One should direct them towards mutual affection. A beast gnawing at its prey can be happy too, but only human beings can feel affection for each other, and this is the highest achievement they can aspire to.

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