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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 gumBiting, chewing and swallowingEating
(Definition of chew from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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