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English definition of “chew”

chew

verb [I, T]     /tʃuː/
EAT B2 to crush food between your teeth before you swallow it: This meat is difficult to chew.Biting, chewing and swallowingEating
BITE B2 to repeatedly bite something without swallowing it: to chew gum Biting, chewing and swallowingEating
(Definition of chew verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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