Usage examples for chew

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. Give us a chew of tobaccer? – My Brilliant Career by Miles Franklin
  4. I'll give you a whole bag full when you chew off these ropes. – Brown John's Body by Winston Marks
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. It put me into ill- conception of myself and my smell, so that I was forced to buy some roll tobacco to smell and chew which took apprehension. – England in the Days of Old by William Andrews
  9. Only Chew chew and the children were left near the cave. – The Later Cave-Men by Katharine Elizabeth Dopp
  10. He also learned to chew tobacco and realized its immediate significance. – The Ridin' Kid from Powder River by Henry Herbert Knibbs
  11. 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
  12. 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
  13. " Thought I 'd bring home something to chew – The Sport of the Gods by Paul Laurence Dunbar
  14. " Monsignor," I replied, " nothing can be done well without time, and that is why I have not dared to chew to your eminence an answer to the sonnet which I have written in half an hour." – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  15. 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
  16. He's bitten off more than he can chew that's what Maraton's done. – A People's Man by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  17. Don't you know it's very bad for little boys to drink and chew – The Little Shepherd of Kingdom Come by John Fox
  18. " Be careful how you chew I advised. – Right Ho, Jeeves by P. G. Wodehouse
  19. " 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
  20. 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