What does chewing mean?

Definitions for chewing
chew·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chew, chewing, mastication, manduction(noun)

    biting and grinding food in your mouth so it becomes soft enough to swallow

Webster Dictionary

  1. Chewing

    of Chew

Editors Contribution

  1. chewing

    The act and process of to chew.

    She was chewing her food to ensure it was easily digested.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 2, 2017  

How to pronounce chewing?

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    Alex
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    Daniel
    Daniel
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    Karen
    Karen
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    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say chewing in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of chewing in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of chewing in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of chewing in a Sentence

  1. Keri Gans:

    If you're someone who works from home and you find yourself wandering into the kitchen too many times, or if you keep visiting an office kitchen that's packed with snacks, here chewing a piece of gum may help, it's putting something in your mouth, it's keeping it busy, it has this great flavor in it, and you might be less likely to reach for food... or that piece of chocolate on your co-worker's desk.

  2. Gary Coody:

    We've seen pills, coffees, chewing gum and dissolvable oral strips that contain hidden drug ingredients or untested chemicals.

  3. Unknown:

    Television is chewing gum for the eyes.

  4. Raymond Casciari:

    The saliva you secrete when chewing gum really has a calming effect on acid reflux.

  5. Paul Wang:

    It could be muscular problems, with swallowing and chewing, but smell is a big part of taste and children with autism may not perceive smell in the same way as other children.

Images & Illustrations of chewing

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