chomp

[ chomp ]
/ tʃɒmp /

verb (used with or without object), noun

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Can be confusedchamp chomp
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chomp

chump

/ (tʃɒmp) /

verb

to chew (food) noisily; champ

noun

the act or sound of chewing in this manner

Word Origin for chomp

variant of champ 1
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chomp


v.

1640s, dialectal and American English variant of champ (v.). Related: Chomped; chomping.

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