Usage examples for Gnawing

  1. Something in the girl's chamber, so familiar, so redolent of associations with her bright presence, tore at his heart with a fresh sense of loss, like a gnawing pain that fastens into a new wound. – The Ancient Law by Ellen Glasgow
  2. Forgue rose from his knees, and walked slowly to a little distance, where he stood gnawing his lip. – Donal Grant by George MacDonald