Word:

chew

Pronunciation: chų
v. t.1.To bite and grind with the teeth; to masticate.
[imp. & p. p. Chewed (chųd); p. pr. & vb. n. Chewing.]
2.To ruminate mentally; to meditate on.
To chew the cud
to chew the food over again, as a cow; to ruminate; hence, to meditate.
v. i.1.To perform the action of biting and grinding with the teeth; to ruminate; to meditate.
old politicians chew wisdom past.
- Pope.
n.1.That which is chewed; that which is held in the mouth at once; a cud.
Noun1.chew - a wad of something chewable as tobacco
Synonyms: chaw, cud, plug, wad, quid
2.chew - biting and grinding food in your mouth so it becomes soft enough to swallow
Verb1.chew - chew (food); "He jawed his bubble gum"; "Chew your food and don't swallow it!"; "The cows were masticating the grass"
Synonyms: manducate, masticate, jaw
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