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  Words related to chew

Related / Similar Words: chewing, mastication, manduction, chaw, cud, quid, plug, wad, masticate, manducate, jaw

 

Definition:
  • biting and grinding food in your mouth so it becomes soft enough to swallow;
  • a wad of something chewable as tobacco;
  • chew (food); "He jawed his bubble gum"; "Chew your food and don''t swallow it!"; "The cows were masticating the grass";

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    Hyponyms: chomping, mumbling, gumming, rumination, chomp, champ, mumble, gum, chaw, crunch, munch, gnaw

     

    Part Meronyms: eating, feeding

     

    Derivational Morphology: masticate, manducate, jaw, pack, bundle, wad, compact, chaw, chewing, mastication, manduction, chewer, cud, quid, plug

     

    Language Translations:
    Bosnian: žvakati   Chinese:  
    Croatian: žvakati   Finnish: pureskella  
    French: mâcher   Georgian: ცოხნა  
    German: kauen   Hebrew: ללעוס  
    Italian: masticare   Japanese: 噛む  
    Korean: 깨물다   Portuguese: mastigar  
    Russian: жевать   Slovene: žvečiti  
    Spanish: masticar   Swedish: tugga  
    Telugu: నములు  
     
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