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chew

1. verb, informal To chew tobacco. I took up chewing as a way of giving up smoking. I hate it when they chew in here. They always leave the glasses they spit into lying around the place.
2. noun, informal Chewing tobacco. Hey, bud—got any chew? I'm fresh out.
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chew

in. to eat. Man, I’m hungry. It’s time to chew!

chewed

mod. abused. After that argument at the office yesterday, I really felt chewed.
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