chew off

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chew off

To separate something from something else by biting or gnawing. A noun or pronoun can be used between "'chew" and "off." Our new puppy is lucky he's so adorable, because he's already chewed the leg off our nightstand.
See also: chew, off

chew something off something

 and chew something off
to bite or gnaw something off something. The puppy chewed the heel off my shoe. The puppy chewed off the heel and mangled the tongue.
See also: chew, off
References in classic literature ?
When Lop-Ear had chewed off the head of the arrow, the shaft was withdrawn easily enough.
A farmer in the northern Indian state of Uttar Pradesh chewed off a snake's head as "revenge" after the reptile bit him.
A JACK Russell that chewed off his own leg, after being neglected by its owner, is now "thriving" after being found a new home.
A JACK Russell that chewed off his own leg after being neglected by its owner is now "thriving" after being found a new home.
A NIGHTCLUB fun-lover had part of his ear chewed off in a vicious Halloween attack.
When I pushed him off, he fell down and chewed off the lower part of my ear since his teeth were clasped to my ear.
I'm sure both teams didn't want to see 14 men behind the ball, but when you have runners come from all sides and if the forward doesn't follow him, he is going to get chewed off on all sides.
SCARRED FOR LIFE Victim husband faces months of reconstructive surgery after having the lower part of his nose chewed off by a thug during the fight.
A WOMAN is suing a police force after an officer's horse chewed off her finger.
A MAN has told a court he can no longer wear sunglasses because his friend chewed off part of his ear.
AMAN has told a court he can no longer wear sunglasses because his cage-fighter friend chewed off part of his ear.
Not a job I'd be sticking my hand up for, lest it get chewed off.
Take a walk or try running on Busaiteen beach and you'd be lucky not to get your calves chewed off by one of those fighting dogs held on a (hopefully secure) chain.
Evander Holyfield, who famously had part of his ear chewed off by Mike Tyson, is set to appear at The Premier Suite, above Bar Sport in Cannock on Tuesday evening.
Relaxed as Cirrus Des Aigles chewed off various parts of her coat from through his stable door, Barande-Barbe is relishing the opportunity against the colt now regarded as possibly the greatest of all time.