Translation of "chew" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /tʃuː/ us /tʃu/

to break food between your teeth as a part of eating


(Translation of “chew” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


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

a chewy piece of meat.
chewing gum noun

a type of sweet/candy made from sweetened and flavoured gum

a packet/pack of chewing gum.

(Translation of “chew” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)