See parent entry: → whittle
Translation of whittle away in Spanish:
- 1verb + object + adverb, verb + adverb + object (reduce)(funds/resources)
ir reduciendo or disminuyendo(rights)gambling had whittled away his savings
ir menoscabandoel juego le había ido mermando or [colloquial] comiendo los ahorros
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