Definition of masticate:
dress down, champ, rebuke, bite, rag, chaffer, confab, lecture, chit-chat, chump, nibble, chat, chew up, chide, chaw, scold, visit, chitchat, lambaste, natter, remonstrate, crunch, chew the fat, trounce, yack, gossip, manducate, yap away, jaw, claver, bawl out, chatter, eat, reproof, chomp, yack away, chew, lambast, crump, claver, chew out, call down, have words, rattle on, reprimand, take to task, shoot the breeze, munch, call on the carpet, confabulate, mouth, berate.
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