Meaning of “chew your cud” in the English Dictionary


"chew your cud" in English

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chew your cud

US informal UK chew the cud

to think slowly and carefully about something:

He sat for a moment chewing his cud before he spoke.

(Definition of “chew your cud” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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