Definition of chew noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//tʃuː//
    ; NAmE NAmE//tʃuː//
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  1. 1an act of chewing something
  2. 2a type of sweet/candy that you chew
  3. 3a piece of tobacco that you chew
  4. Word OriginOld English cēowan, of West Germanic origin; related to Dutch kauwen and German kauen.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: chew