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Synonyms for champ

to seize, as food, with the teeth

to bite and grind with the teeth

Synonyms for champ

someone who has won first place in a competition

chafe at the bit, like horses

chew noisily

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References in classic literature ?
Mounted upon white steeds which pawed the ground, champing their golden bits.
Their horses stood each by his own chariot, champing lotus and wild celery.
None spoke; all seemed waiting; and all were silent but the captain, whose vulgar champing reached me through the crazy lattice, as I stood spellbound and petrified without.
said Joe, champing his teeth as though he were eating; "Nyam-Nyam.
He knew all this and therefore waited calmly for what would happen, with more patience than the horses, especially the near one, the chestnut Falcon, who was pawing the ground and champing his bit.