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v. masticate, chew
80%     120%
Other meanings
[jiào]   char. only used in the word 倒嚼
[jué]   char. to chew (used in 咀嚼 and some other idioms)
Simplified stroke orders are based on the 'Standard of National Commonly-used Mandarin Chinese Characters (现代汉语通用字笔顺规范)', issued by the China National Language and Character Working Committee (国家语言文字工作委员会) on April 7th 1997. Traditional stroke orders are based on information issued by the Taiwan Ministry of Education.
jiáo zi
n. bit
jǔ jué
v. chew; think over
jiáo shé
v. chatter, squabble, gossip
yǎo wén jiáo zì
idiom. to be overly fastidious in wording, to pay excessive attention to wording
xì jiáo màn yàn
idiom. to chew carefully and swallow slowly; (fig.) to savor or appreciate