[choo-ingz] /ˈtʃu ɪŋz/
a hardy, fine-leaved variety of fescue, Festuca rubra commutata, grown in the U.S. and New Zealand as a lawn grass.
noun 1. tobacco, in the form of a plug, usually flavored, for chewing rather than smoking.
[chi-wingk] /tʃɪˈwɪŋk/ noun 1. a towhee, Pipilo erythrophthalmus, of eastern North America.
- Chew light bulbs
verb phrase To do something extremely painful and nasty: Would you rather chew light bulbs than go shopping for jeans? (1990s+)
- Chew nails
verb phrase To be very angry; be livid: We’d better get out before he starts chewing nails (1970s+)