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Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
▪ soft, chewy praline candy
▪ Steak becomes tough and chewy when it is cooked too long.
▪ Do not overcook meat or it will be chewy.
▪ I find that Napoli is slightly chewy but delicious.
▪ Nicely chewy and dense without being stiff.
▪ The coarse, chewy hard tack became my dinner for more than six months.
▪ The fillings are as generous as their Stateside forebears and the rye bread has a nice, chewy texture.
▪ What I was looking for is a crisp, chewy, substantial cookie that also tastes as good the next day.
▪ While no great leap forward stylistically, it has enough chewy bits to surprise listeners and keep them entertained through repeated listenings.

a. having a pliable or springy texture when chewed

  1. adj. requiring much chewing

  2. of a consistency requiring chewing; "chewy caramels"

  3. [also: chewiest, chewier]


Chewy is an indie rock band from Lausanne, Switzerland whose sound, which falls somewhere in the realm of noisy, melodic pop-rock, has been compared to bands like Dinosaur Jr. or Superchunk. They released one E.P. and two full-length albums during their initial run: Chewy E.P. (1998), Whattookyousolong (2000), and Somanydynamos (2002), before splitting up in 2003.

Singer songwriter Gregory Wicky then released two albums with his solo project Pendleton, and Mathieu Urfer & Sébastien Altevogt created their own new band, Sigurd.

Chewy reformed in 2011, with the release of a new album, Bravado!, in August. The current line-up is: Gregory Wicky, Guillaume Conne, Christophe Roduit, Sandro Lisci. Their style has moved to a folkier sound, sometimes compared to the likes of Wilco or Neil Young.

Chewy (disambiguation)

Chewy is an indie rock band from Switzerland. The term may also refer to any of the following:

  • Chewy, a wine tasting descriptor
  • Chewy, pet food company based in the United States
  • Chewy the puppy, a character from the animation series Foster's Home for Imaginary Friends
  • Chewiness, where "chewy" is an adjective that may be used to describe any foodstuff that requires a lot of chewing
  • Chewbacca, a fictional character from the Star Wars series whose name is often shortened to "Chewy" or "Chewie"
  • An Australian abbreviation for Chewing gum
Chewy (company)

Chewy (sometimes referred to as is an online retailer of pet food and other pet-related products based in Dania Beach, Florida. The company offers around 30,000 items for dogs and cats. In addition to its headquarters in Florida, Chewy also maintains fulfillment centers in Nevada, Pennsylvania, and Indiana. It was founded in 2011 and receives financial backing from Volition Capital.

Usage examples of "chewy".

Rama and Lakshman had sat in the shade of these very trees, eating their fill of the chewy, gumlike fruit, carrying the rest back to Susama-daiimaa, who cooked a delicious sweet-sour phanas curry in the Marathi style.

Dougless set to work, putting potatoes and eggs on to boil, then starting on the cake, but she decided on chewy, pecan-filled brownies instead.

There, I see a blue wrasse extract chewy parasites from an undisturbed host fish.

If you take hot, new syrup and drizzle it on snow, it hardens into chewy strings.

When the syrup hit the snow, it cooled instantly and became chewy enough to be picked up with fingers or a fork.

But peas, spinach, and steamed asparagus were luxuries he had almost forgotten, and after months of flat, chewy wheatcakes, real bread, still soft and steaming from the ovens, brought him close to ecstasy.

Hen's eggs and bacon made up the main meal, with a chewy, tasty bread.

The light announced mealtime, such as it was: a bucket of water and a tray of a bland, chewy substance that must not, she supposed, be scorned, since it had kept her alive.

It will be chewier than that made at sea level, but proper refrigeration will maintain a good candy texture.

It was even chewier than he expected, but it was mildly sweet, with a hint of clover.

She had come around several times to help care for elderly mem-bers of Chewies arboreal community on Kashyyyk, and had helped Chewbacca care for his father, Attichitcuk, an aged and rather irascible Wookiee.

When he looked back, the Bothan barely had a chest, and all signs of Chewies distinctive weapon were erased.

If it hadnt been fi)r Chewies quick repair work and Itans piloting expertise, the freighter would have been sucked into a black hole.

It was a source of sorrow that Salporin, Chewies best Wookiee friend, was not there.

He also combed his hair, re-flecting ruefully that the haircut had gone beyond the realm of should get one to want to be mistaken for Chewies cousin?