Hindi translation of 'gnaw'
gnaw /nɔː नॉ/
Word forms: gnaws, gnawing, gnawed
1. transitive or intransitive verb
If animals or people gnaw something, they bite it repeatedly.
किसी चीज़ को कुतरना/कुतरना
The man sat down to gnaw at his bread and study the newspaper.
2. intransitive verb
If a feeling or thought gnaws at you, it causes you to keep worrying.[literary]
अंदर-अंदर खाए जाना
...a question gnawed at him.
...gnawing doubts about the value of the whole affair.
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Example Sentences Including 'gnaw'
The sickening dread that used to gnaw at his gut when he would realize this.Desperadoes
`Small comfort will those two have in their companionship: they will gnaw one another with words.THE LORD OF THE RINGS (2004)
Given enough time, maybe he could gnaw his way out of these bonds.A Plague of Angels
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Translation of gnaw from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary