Origin of cud
Examples from the Web for cud
I sometimes sit there chewing a phrase like a cow with cud a while before going on.
There was, however, usually something else to be done, for there was always their cud to chew.Among the Farmyard People|Clara Dillingham Pierson
And he wad aye mak an honest baubee whan he cud; for siller was fell scarce at that time o' day amo' the Falconers.Robert Falconer|George MacDonald
P'raps de great sorrer war so big in har heart, dat she cudn't fine rest nowhar but in de cole, dark riber.Among the Pines|James R. Gilmore
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
I'd tuk one ob de guns—you warn't in de hous, massa, so I cudn't ax you.'