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chew

verb /tʃuː/
to break (food etc) with the teeth before swallowing
masticar, mascar
If you chew your food properly, it is easier to digest.
chewy adjective ( comparative chewier, superlative chewiest) (of food) needing to be chewed a lot before it is soft enough to swallow
Masticable
a chewy piece of meat.
chewing gum noun a type of sweet/candy made from sweetened and flavoured gum
chicle
a packet/pack of chewing gum.
Translations of “chew”
in Arabic يَمْضُغ…
in Korean -을 씹다…
in Malaysian kunyah…
in French mãcher…
in Turkish çiğnemek, tıka basa doldurup çiğnemek…
in Italian masticare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 咀嚼, 嚼碎, (為品嚐味道而)嚼,咬…
in Russian жевать, пережевывать…
in Polish pogryźć, żuć…
in Vietnamese nhai…
in Portuguese mastigar…
in Thai เคี้ยว…
in German kauen…
in Catalan mastegar…
in Japanese かむ…
in Indonesian mengunyah…
in Chinese (Simplified) 咀嚼, 嚼碎, (为品尝味道而)嚼,咬…
(Definition of chew from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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