Translation of "gnaw" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /nɔː/ us //

to bite something with a lot of small bites

He was gnawing on a bone.

(Translation of “gnaw” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /noː/

to bite or chew with a scraping movement

The dog was gnawing a large bone
The mice have gnawed holes in the walls of this room.
gnawing adjective

annoying; disturbing

corrosivo, punzante; insistente
a gnawing problem.

(Translation of “gnaw” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)