from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- transitive v. To chew or bite on noisily: a horse chomping oats. See Synonyms at bite.
- intransitive v. To chew or bite on something repeatedly: chomping on a cigar.
- n. The act or an instance of vigorous biting: "He finished the last of his sandwich with a single chomp” ( Anne Tyler).
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The act of chomping (see below)
- v. To bite or munch loudly or heavily.
- v. To chew something loudly or heavily.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- intransitive v. To chew loudly and greedily; to champ.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- A dialectal variant of champ.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. chew noisily
- n. the act of gripping or chewing off with the teeth and jaws
Variant of champ1.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
U.S. regional variation of “champ” (verb) (Wiktionary)