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chew the cud

UK informal (US chew your cud) to ​thinkslowly and ​carefully about something: He ​sat for a ​momentchewing the cud before he ​spoke.
(Definition of chew the cud from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “chew the cud”
in Chinese (Simplified) 深思,反复思考…
in Chinese (Traditional) 深思,反復思考…