Chomp



[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 fail.
(1996-06-01)

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