Synonyms for chew

Synonyms for (noun) chew

Synonyms: chew, chewing, manduction, mastication

Definition: biting and grinding food in your mouth so it becomes soft enough to swallow

Similar words: change of state

Definition: the act of changing something into something different in essential characteristics

Synonyms: plug, quid, wad, chaw, chew, cud

Definition: a wad of something chewable as tobacco

Similar words: morsel, bit, bite

Definition: a small amount of solid food; a mouthful

Usage: all they had left was a bit of bread

Synonyms for (verb) chew

Synonyms: chew, jaw, manducate, masticate

Definition: chew (food); to bite and grind with the teeth

Usage: He jawed his bubble gum; Chew your food and don't swallow it!; The cows were masticating the grass

Similar words: grate, grind

Definition: make a grating or grinding sound by rubbing together

Usage: grate one's teeth in anger

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