chewing tobacco

noun

Definition of chewing tobacco

:a type of tobacco that is chewed rather than smoked

Word by Word Definitions

chew play chewing
  1. : to crush, grind, or gnaw (something, such as food) with or as if with the teeth : masticate

  2. : to injure, destroy, or consume as if by chewing

  3. : to chew something

  1. : the act of chewing

  2. : something for chewing

tobacco play
  1. : any of a genus (Nicotiana) of chiefly American plants of the nightshade family with viscid foliage and tubular flowers

  2. : the leaves of cultivated tobacco prepared for use in smoking or chewing or as snuff

  3. : manufactured products of tobacco (such as cigars or cigarettes)


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