verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Words nearby chew
Idioms for chew
Origin of chew
OTHER WORDS FROM chewchew·er, nounun·chewed, adjectivewell-chewed, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH chewchews choose
Examples from the Web for chewed
But Young has chewed into each storyline with not just her teeth bared, but also her soul.How 'Scandal' Star Bellamy Young Transformed Mellie Into Fans' Favorite Character|Kevin Fallon|April 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
As Washington chewed over the Paul Ryan-Patty Murray budget deal, the Treasury Department announced a walloping drop in red ink.
“No cephalopods were chewed in the making of this film,” Lane wanted the advisory to read.
I gather up my laptop and toss the mess of gum wrappers and chewed spearmint globs into the trash can.
Within three days, Solha had chewed through three leashes—one made of wire—and one harness.
The food should be chewed until sufficiently moistened by saliva to allow it to be swallowed.Science in the Kitchen.|Mrs. E. E. Kellogg
If the others came up on our weather we should be chewed like a bone in a mastiff's jaws.The Battle Of The Strong, Complete|Gilbert Parker
She gathered some cedar berries and chewed them, and rubbed some of them on her garments so that the moose might not scent her.Indian Boyhood|[AKA Ohiyesa], Charles A. Eastman
It is first masticated—that is, it is chewed and moistened with saliva.First Book in Physiology and Hygiene|J.H. Kellogg
By the Mosaic law, the Camel was a forbidden animal, because it did not divide the hoof, although it chewed the cud.Bible Animals;|J. G. Wood
British Dictionary definitions for chewed
- to argue over a point
- to talk idly; gossip
Derived forms of chewchewable, adjectivechewer, noun
Word Origin for chew
Idioms and Phrases with chewed
In addition to the idioms beginning with chew
- chew out
- chew the cud
- chew the fat
- bite off more than one can chew