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Examples from the Web for chomp
The President continued to chomp on his sandwich, and now I was sweating.I Shot Bin Laden
November 16, 2014
The gorillas and chimps perhaps then chomp the half eaten fruit and become ill with a devastating human-like disease.Ebola's Back: What You Need to Know
March 24, 2014
Do Republicans want to chomp stogies with El Rushbo or remain a force in American politics?The Independent Rundown, November 10
November 11, 2012
In de Barze of Diocletian four tousand peoples all could chomp in de water same time.
Vell, dey not all chomp togesser every day same peoples, but ven de barze all full den forrrty tousand chomp in same time.
- to chew (food) noisily; champ
- the act or sound of chewing in this manner
variant of champ 1
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Word Origin and History for chomp
1640s, dialectal and American English variant of champ (v.). Related: Chomped; chomping.
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