chow

noun (1)
\ ˈchau̇ How to pronounce chow (audio) \

Definition of chow

 (Entry 1 of 3)

chow

verb
chowed; chowing; chows

Definition of chow (Entry 2 of 3)

intransitive verb

: eat often used with down chowing down on pizza

chow

noun (2)

Definition of chow (Entry 3 of 3)

First Known Use of chow

Noun (1)

1856, in the meaning defined above

Verb

1917, in the meaning defined above

Noun (2)

1889, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for chow

Noun (1)

short for chowchow

Noun (2)

by shortening

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The first known use of chow was in 1856

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