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Definition 1: remove soil or rock - [verb of change]

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

  • Rain eroded the terraces

Synonyms for eat away in the sense of this definition

(eat away is a kind of ...) inflict damage upon

"The snow damaged the roof" "She damaged the car when she hit the tree"

(... is a kind of eat away ) form by erosion

"The river washed a ravine into the mountainside"

Definition 2: wear away or erode - [verb of change]

Synonyms for eat away in the sense of this definition

(eat away is a kind of ...) become destroyed by water, air, or a corrosive such as an acid

"The metal corroded" "The pipes rusted"

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