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Usage examples for chew

  1. You need to chew fresh air, and you'll find a lot of it on top of Jerusalem. – King Spruce, A Novel by Holman Day
  2. He also learned to chew tobacco and realized its immediate significance. – The Ridin' Kid from Powder River by Henry Herbert Knibbs
  3. Only Chew- chew and the children were left near the cave. – The Later Cave-Men by Katharine Elizabeth Dopp
  4. The two captains were quick to discover that the Chew house was a pleasant one, and became almost as constant visitors there as Janice herself. – Janice Meredith by Paul Leicester Ford
  5. But Nicknack did not stop until he reached a little bush, on which were some green leaves that he seemed to like very much, for he began to chew them. – The Curlytops on Star Island by Howard R. Garis
  6. I want a dog that will chew him up into pieces if he ever dares to set his foot inside my garden gate again. – Writing for Vaudeville by Brett Page
  7. " Be careful how you chew," I advised. – Right Ho, Jeeves by P. G. Wodehouse
  8. I'll give you a whole bag full when you chew off these ropes. – Brown John's Body by Winston Marks
  9. " Thought I 'd bring home something to chew. – The Sport of the Gods by Paul Laurence Dunbar
  10. But I told brother 't was only a day or two more, 'n' we'd chew our own cheeks 'stead o' their ears. – The Red-Blooded Heroes of the Frontier by Edgar Beecher Bronson
  11. Don't you know it's very bad for little boys to drink and chew? – The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come by John Fox
  12. He's bitten off more than he can chew- that's what Maraton's done. – A People's Man by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  13. " We mustn't think of that, lad," said Mudge; " we can all easily hold out for another four- and- twenty hours; and we have still some cocoa- nuts, which we must chew to prevent ourselves from feeling thirsty." – Twice Lost by W.H.G. Kingston
  14. Give us a chew of tobaccer? – My Brilliant Career by Miles Franklin
  15. The house had been occupied by the British under Colonel Musgrave, the Chew family being away at the time; and so effective a fortress did it prove that the center of Washington's advance was checked and the day lost to the American arms. – The Colonial Architecture of Philadelphia by Frank Cousins Phil M. Riley
  16. I can imagine nothing that would delight a child of a year and a half more than a pair of roller- skates to chew and spin and hit himself in the face with. – Love Conquers All by Robert C. Benchley
  17. To burn, I presume, replied the young man, paring off a chew of tobacco; but the fact is, sir, we didn't ask her. – May Brooke by Anna H. Dorsey
  18. When they finished eating, they cut betel- nut for them to chew. – Traditions of the Tinguian: A Study in Philippine Folk-Lore by Fay-Cooper Cole
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