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chewy

chew·y

chewy

 
pronunciation:
chu i
features:
Word Combinations (adjective), Word Parts
part of speech: adjective
inflections: chewier, chewiest
definition: requiring much chewing.
He complained that the steak was tough and chewy.Chewy caramels are her favorite candy.
similar words:
tough
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derivation: chewiness (n.)
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