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gnawing

adjective uk   /ˈnɔː.ɪŋ/ us    /ˈnɑː-/
continuously uncomfortable, worrying, or painful: I've had gnawing doubts about this project for some time. After three days, we felt an agonizing, gnawing hunger.
Translations of “gnawing”
in Chinese (Traditional) 折磨人的, 令人苦惱的, 使人痛苦的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 折磨人的, 令人苦恼的, 使人痛苦的…
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