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Synonyms and antonyms for whittle away

1. away (adv.)

from a particular thing or place or position (`forth' is obsolete)

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2. away (adv.)

from one's possession

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3. away (adv.)

out of the way (especially away from one's thoughts)

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4. away (adv.)

out of existence

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5. away (adv.)

at a distance in space or time

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6. away (adv.)

indicating continuing action; continuously or steadily

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7. away (adj.)

not present; having left

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8. away (adv.)

so as to be removed or gotten rid of

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9. Whittle (n.)

English aeronautical engineer who invented the jet aircraft engine (1907-1996)

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10. whittle (v.)

cut small bits or pare shavings from

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