Definition of Chomping

1. Noun. The act of chewing noisily.

Generic synonyms: Chew, Chewing, Manduction, Mastication
Derivative terms: Chomp



Definition of Chomping

1. Verb. (present participle of chomp) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Chomping

1. chomp [v] - See also: chomp

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chomping

choluria
choluric
cholyl-coenzyme A
cholyl-coenzyme A synthetase
cholylglycine
cholyltaurine
chometz
chomophyte
chomophytes
chomp
chomp at the bit
chomped
chomped at the bit
chomper
chompers
chomping (current term)
chomping at the bit
chomps
chon
chondral
chondralgia
chondralloplasia
chondre
chondrectomy
chondres
chondri
chondrichthian
chondrichthyan
chondrichthyans
chondrification

Literary usage of Chomping

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1. The Writings of Mark Twain [pseud.] by Mark Twain, Charles Dudley Warner (1906)
"When I went down into the public room, the Frenchman had his bottle of wine and plate of food on a bare table black with grease, and was ' chomping ' like a ..."

2. Change Is the Rule: Practical Actions for Change: On Target, on Time, on Budget by Winford E. Holland, Winford E. Holland, Ph.D. (2000)
"chomping at the bit to give us the “gotta change and gotta do it right this time” speech. If I hear one more crack about changing on time and on budget, ..."

3. Following the Equator: A Journey Around the World by Mark Twain (1897)
"When I went down into the public room, the Frenchman had his bottle of wine and plate of food on a bare table black with grease, and was "chomping" like a ..."

4. Making the Match: The Right Book for the Right Reader at the Right Time by Teri S. Lesesne (2003)
"Wild and crazy Dizzy Dean, crazier still Jimmy Pearsall, and beer-sucking, hot dog-chomping, cigar-puffing Babe Ruth, to name a few. ..."

5. Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of English Usage by Inc. Merriam-Webster (1994)
"chomping on a large cigar a Ia Castro —Alan Riding, Saturday Rev., 24 July 1976 - .. eating up the keyboard a Ia Horowitz —Harold C. Schonberg, Harper's, ..."

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