chewverb [ I or T ]uk /tʃuː/ us /tʃuː/
Would you like some gum to chew?
- She chewed each delicious mouthful as slowly as she could, prolonging the pleasure.
- Make sure you chew your food properly.
- The dog was chewing happily on the bone.
- His dog has chewed my slippers.
- She's always chewing gum.
chewnoun [ C ]uk /tʃuː/ us /tʃuː/
› an act of chewing something