Definition of chomp verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

chomp

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//tʃɒmp//
 
; NAmE NAmE//tʃɑːmp//
 
, NAmE//tʃɔːmp//
 
[intransitive, transitive]Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they chomp
BrE BrE//tʃɒmp//
 
; NAmE NAmE//tʃɑːmp//
 
, NAmE//tʃɔːmp//
 
he / she / it chomps
BrE BrE//tʃɒmps//
 
; NAmE NAmE//tʃɑːmps//
 
, NAmE//tʃɔːmps//
 
past simple chomped
BrE BrE//tʃɒmpt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//tʃɑːmpt//
 
, NAmE//tʃɔːmpt//
 
past participle chomped
BrE BrE//tʃɒmpt//
 
; NAmE NAmE//tʃɑːmpt//
 
, NAmE//tʃɔːmpt//
 
-ing form chomping
BrE BrE//ˈtʃɒmpɪŋ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈtʃɑːmpɪŋ//
 
, NAmE//ˈtʃɔːmpɪŋ//
 
Hunger
 
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to eat or bite food noisily synonym munch chomp (away) (on/through something) She was chomping away on a bagel. chomp something He chomped his way through two hot dogs. See related entries: Hunger Word Origin mid 17th cent.: imitative.
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