What does chewing mean?

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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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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. Frank Lloyd Wright:

    Television: chewing gum for the eyes.

  2. George Will:

    In the 1940s a survey listed the top seven discipline problems in public schools talking, chewing gum, making noise, running in the halls, getting out of turn in line, wearing improper clothes, not putting paper in wastebaskets. A 1980s survey lists these top seven drug abuse, alcohol abuse, pregnancy, suicide, rape, robbery, assault. (Arson, gang warfare and venereal disease are also-rans.)

  3. Sammy Oakey:

    Suttie Economy would come in here for visitation or just come in to visit and Suttie Economy would always bring a bunch of packs of Juicy Fruit chewing gum and put it out for the employees to enjoy, he didn't just do that here. He did it at restaurant and doctor's offices wherever he went.

  4. 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.

  5. Keri Gans:

    We're not suggesting that anyone should be chewing gum all day.

Images & Illustrations of chewing

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