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chomp

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishchompchomp /tʃɒmp $ tʃɑːmp, tʃɒːmp/ verb [intransitive] informal  BITEto eat somethingchomp on She was chomping on a bread roll.chomp away a boy chomping away on a banana British people chomp their way through more than a billion bars of chocolate every year.→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
chompHe is a cocky creature who chomps a carrot the way W. C. Fields bit into his cigars: confidently.First the ugly lumpy larvae, the precision closeups showing its undershot jaw as it chomped its way through its subaqueous world.Miguel watched, chomping on a plastic straw, not saying anything.Nick noisily chomped on his gum.Mars expect their customers to chomp their way through more than a billion bars this year, worth about £90m.I saw my first queenie, chomping through a loch, and discovered that laughing underwater is a bad idea.Answering questions while chomping through steak is horrendous.chomp their way throughMars expect their customers to chomp their way through more than a billion bars this year, worth about £90m.
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Verb table
chomp
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theychomp
he, she, itchomps
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theychomped
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave chomped
he, she, ithas chomped
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad chomped
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill chomp
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have chomped
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam chomping
he, she, itis chomping
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you, we, theyare chomping
Past
I, he, she, itwas chomping
you, we, theywere chomping
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been chomping
he, she, ithas been chomping
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been chomping
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be chomping
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been chomping
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