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chip away / desconchar
 
chip away   chip
A. -transitive verb + adverb
[+paint, varnish]   desconchar
B. -intransitive verb + adverb
[paint, varnish]   desconcharse
·to chip away at
[+lands]   ir usurpando
[+authority]   ir minando or debilitando
·they chipped away at her resistance
·fueron debilitando su resistencia
 
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