chaw chaw  /ˈtʃɔ/


  1. (n) a wad of something chewable as tobacco
  2. (v) chew without swallowing



  1. After a while, indeed, one begins to suspect that they had a chaw or two on the wiring of the computer that picked this lot of survival candidates.
  2. The next time a ballplayer comes to the plate with a chaw in his cheek, remember the cancers of the mouth, lip and tongue he might develop.


  • Tigers toss away Torii Hunter-led comeback, Indians prevail

    They stormed back with five runs, the last three coming on Torii Hunter's eighth-inning, three-run homer onto the left-field pavilion that tied the game, 6-6, and nearly caused Indians manager Terry Francona to swallow his jaw chaw.
    on July 8, 2013     Source: Detroit News

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