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verb (used with object) South Midland and Southern U.S.
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Example sentences from the Web for chunk
Mine was nicely flavored, with a little bit of heat from that promised Cajun seasoning, but it was limp, not crisp, and fell away from the fish in gummy chunks when I tried to pull the edge of the filet apart.Popeyes’ new fish sandwich is a muted sequel to the chicken sandwich blockbuster of 2019|Emily Heil|February 12, 2021|Washington Post
After time and exposure to sunlight, they tend to weather into smaller and smaller chunks with the same chemical composition.Microplastics are everywhere. Here’s what that means for our health.|Ula Chrobak|February 11, 2021|Popular Science
The recipe developer Rick Martinez uses a similar method, breaking the cooked sweet potatoes into large chunks, dousing them in good oil and plenty of salt, and letting the oven crisp up all the corners.
Heated gloves use the same lithium-ion battery technology as the rechargeable ones listed above, but the active heaters are fit to the glove, so you can maintain grip and flexibility without maneuvering around a large chunk of plastic and metal.Best hand warmers: Block the chill during your favorite winter activities|PopSci Commerce Team|February 10, 2021|Popular Science
This 70-year-old family-run dairy is a master at balancing smooth and crunchy textures for optimal chunk-burrowing with a spoon.From the Cut: 33 Valentine’s Day Gifts for the Foodie in Your Life|The Cut Staff|February 8, 2021|Eater
Al Qaeda has never managed to carve out a large chunk of real estate to call its own—in Afghanistan it was a guest of the Taliban.
They gave us three laptops (to run our light show) and a nice chunk of cash.
According to Travolta, quite a good chunk of the dance routine was conceived on the spot.The Secrets of ‘Pulp Fiction’: 20 Things You Didn’t Know About the Movie on Its 20th Anniversary|Marlow Stern|October 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Most scientists who study the Moon think it formed when a huge impact in the early Solar System broke a chunk of Earth off.
Reynolds spent $1.5 million on an anti-smoking campaign, a large chunk of his wealth.
It's a big chunk of money, and a little thing like killing a man or two won't trouble them.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
She was working on a chunk of marble and she had the forehead and general scalp contours almost completed.
And it makes a huge chunk of a very different style and quality between Chapters II.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 25 (of 25)|Robert Louis Stevenson
Davis, because a man of family and more conservative, insisted it would be a “pretty tough chunk of a fight.”A Virginia Scout|Hugh Pendexter
Then one o' the Lieutenant's men jerked the chunk o' cheese away and283 broke it open.Si Klegg, Book 2 (of 6)|John McElroy