verb (used with or without object), noun Dialect.
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OTHER WORDS FROM chawchawer, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for chaw
As soon as they disappear they make way for the "horn worm" who now takes his turn at a "chaw."
Some of them kinds of loafers never has a cent in the world, nor a chaw of tobacco of their own.Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Complete|Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
Well, I bet you can't find skins or Birch bark enough in this woods to make a teepee big enough for a Chipmunk to chaw nuts in.Two Little Savages|Ernest Thompson Seton
But theyre bitin off a big chaw, and it tickles me to see em do it.Ruth Fielding At Sunrise Farm|Alice B. Emerson
It ran straight up through the center of the cabin and was as yaller as a chaw of cavendish, when it's pretty well chawed.Barney Blake, The Boy Privateer|Herrick Johnstone