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Definition 1: remove or withdraw gradually: - [verb of change]

Samples where chip away or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • These new customs are chipping away at the quality of life

Synonyms for chip away in the sense of this definition

(chip away is a kind of ...) remove something concrete, as by lifting, pushing, or taking off, or remove something abstract

"remove a threat" "remove a wrapper" "Remove the dirty dishes from the table" "take the gun from your pocket" "This machine withdraws heat from the environment"

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