chanking

chank

[changk]
verb (used without object) Chiefly New England and West Midland U.S.
to eat noisily or greedily.

Origin:
1870–75; expressive v. akin to champ1, chomp

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To chanking
Dictionary.com's 21st Century Lexicon
Main Entry:  chanking
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  food that is spit out, like pits or seeds
Dictionary.com's 21st Century Lexicon
Copyright © 2003-2014 Dictionary.com, LLC
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature