nakertaa

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nakertaa

  1. To gnaw (to bite or chew persistently).
    Rotta nakersi yön aikana reiän oveen.
    A rat gnawed a hole in the door during the night.
  2. To nibble (to eat with small quick bites).
    Lapsi nakertaa keksiään tyytyväisenä.
    The child is nibbling her biscuit contentedly.
  3. To nibble away (to cause to diminish little by little).
    Harmaa talous nakertaa yhteiskunnan moraalisia perusarvoja.
    The underground economy nibbles away at the basic values of society.

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nakertaa

  1. Third-person singular indicative present form of nakertaa.

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