chewing gum Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"chewing gum" in British English

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chewing gumnoun [U]

uk   us  
B1 a ​sweet that you ​keep in ​yourmouth and ​chew to get ​itsflavour, but do not ​swallow: Would you like a piece/​stick of ​chewinggum?
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(Definition of chewing gum from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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chewing gumnoun [U]

 us   /ˈtʃu·ɪŋ ˌɡʌm/
a ​soft, usually ​sweet, ​stickysubstance that you ​chew to get ​itsflavor, but which you do not ​swallow
(Definition of chewing gum from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “chewing gum”
in Arabic لِبان, عَلْكة…
in Korean 츄잉검…
in Portuguese chiclete, goma de mascar…
in Catalan xiclet…
in Japanese チューインガム…
in Chinese (Simplified) 口香糖…
in Turkish sakız, çiklet…
in Russian жевательная резинка…
in Chinese (Traditional) 口香糖…
in Italian gomma da masticare…
in Polish guma do żucia…
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