[choh-moh lahr-ee] /ˈtʃoʊ moʊ ˈlɑr i/
a peak on the Bhutan-Tibet border, in the Himalaya Mountains: sacred to Tibetans. 23,997 feet (7314 meters).
/ˈtʃəʊməʊˌlɑːŋmə/ noun 1. a Chinese name for (Mount) Everest
/ˈkɒməʊˌfaɪt/ noun 1. any plant that grows on rocky ledges or in fissures and crevices
[chomp] /tʃɒmp/ verb (used with or without object), noun 1. 1 . /tʃɒmp/ verb 1. to chew (food) noisily; champ noun 2. the act or sound of chewing in this manner v. 1640s, dialectal and American English variant of champ (v.). Related: Chomped; chomping. verb To chew [1840s+; By 1640s in form champ] jargon To […]
- Chomp at the bit
verb phrase To be eager for action; be impatient: He’d been chomping at the bit real hard the last three weeks (1640s+)