- 嚼 [jiáo]
- （上下牙齿磨碎食物） masticate; chew; munch:
chew carefully and swallow slowly; chew one's food well before swallowing it; 细嚼慢咽
- 嚼 [jué]
- （上下牙齿磨碎食物） masticate; chew
He likes chewing gum.
Our new puppy played the very devil with me, he's been trying to chew the furniture all day.
It is most important to chew your food, whether vegetable or meat, before you swallow it down.
Many people like to chew mint gum in the summer.