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wear away vi phrasalphrasal verb, intransitive: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning and not taking direct object--for example, "make up" [=reconcile]: "After they fought, they made up." (be eroded)erosionarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse").
 The face of the statue was wearing away due to acid rain.
  desgastarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse").
 La cara de la estatua se había desgastado por la lluvia ácida.
  borrarse v prnlverbo pronominal: Verbo que se conjuga con un pronombre átono ("me", "te", "se") que concuerda con el sujeto ("lavarse", "irse", "enojarse").
 This sentence is not a translation of the original sentence. En el dintel de la vieja casona había una inscripción ya casi ilegible, se había borrado con el correr de los años.
wear [sth] away vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." (erode)erosionar vtrverbo transitivo: Verbo que requiere de un objeto directo ("[b]di[/b] la verdad", "[b]encontré[/b] una moneda").
 Over time, the wind and rain wear away the stone of buildings.
 Con el tiempo, el viento y la lluvia erosionan las piedras de los edificios.
wear [sth] away vtr phrasal sepphrasal verb, transitive, separable: Verb with adverb(s) or preposition(s), having special meaning, divisible--for example, "call off" [=cancel], "call the game off," "call off the game." figurative (pass time)pasar algo vtr + pron
 They wore the night away with stories of their youth.
 Pasaron la noche contándose historias de su juventud.
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