chew

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Synonyms for chew

chew something over

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Synonyms for chew

a wad of something chewable as tobacco

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

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Behind his own dugout, one or two other fans may also receive an invite to come in and chew the cud on all matters Celtic as relations threaten to become fractious.
On average cows chew the cud two to three times a day, so if the saying were true it would rain every day.
There's a cow who won't chew the cud And a hippo who is frightened of mud.
LET'S chew the cud, you and I, let's ruminate for a few lazy moments about cows.
And though the drinks, olives and cheese inspired much rumination, the Indian and Swiss bovine brand ambassadors weren't around to chew the cud on the finely manicured stretch of green.
The giraffe belongs to the family of grazing animals that have cloven hooves and chew the cud, thereby making them consistent with kosher rules, but the milk test was the final confirmation.
Boro's hierarchy are delighted to have snapped up such a top international striker, and now everybody will keep their fingers crossed that Tuncay has got what it takes to chew the cud in the Premiership.
WACKY ORIGINS OF THE SAYINGS WE TAKE FOR GRANTED Don't go berserk as we hit the ground running with a no holds barred acid test to find the whipping boy and chew the cud, let's veg out now that Elvis has left the building THEY are phrases and sayings that we use every day without thinking.
PASTURES new beckon and, although you could chew the cud for you and your country, it may be wise to stay quiet until something has been confirmed.