Translation of "gnaw" - English-Spanish dictionary

gnaw

verb uk /nɔː/

to bite something with a lot of small bites

roer
He was gnawing on a bone.

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

gnaw

verb /noː/

to bite or chew with a scraping movement

roer
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)