OTHER WORDS FROM gnawinggnaw·ing·ly, adverb
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You have taken to gnawing on dried pasta, the only thing left in your larder after days of gorging.So You Are Enduring a Temporarily Paralyzing Winter Storm|Kelly Williams Brown|February 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But the whole time they have a gnawing feeling in the back of their minds: Am I being a good parent by letting them do this?Steve James and Christopher Nowinski Talk the New Doc ‘Head Games’|Kevin Fallon|September 22, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Laila lifted her foot above one of the air gnawing skulls and brought it down with a guttural grunt.The Extinction Parade: An Original Zombie Story by Max Brooks|Max Brooks|January 14, 2011|DAILY BEAST
Before I got fired I was gnawing at the edges of my expressiveness or my brazenness.
On his way back, he noticed there were two others in the backroom, a couple of men gnawing on pretzels over beers.
Home, where nothing comes to distract me from my gnawing griefs and almost intolerable thoughts.The Circular Study|Anna Katharine Green
The poor Pompon, exceedingly perplexed, tugged at his beard, thoughtfully gnawing wisps of it.The Nabob|Alphonse Daudet
Such a town as that has to be always moving back, and back, and back, because the river's always gnawing at it.Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Complete|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
With all fed, there was silence save for gnawing teeth breaking through the hard crusts.Tiger Cat|David H. Keller