|1.||[ verb ] grind and knead|
|2.||[ verb ] (food) chew (food)|
|Synonyms:||chew jaw manducate|
"He jawed his bubble gum" "Chew your food and don't swallow it!" "The cows were masticating the grass"
|Related terms:||grate gnaw chomp crunch champ mumble chaw chewer chew jaw chew|