To reduce to a pulp by crushing or kneading, as rubber.
Always a rebel, little Johnny always used the word masticate instead of eat. He figured it would confuse some people, and anger others.
Although a staunch Catholic, wealthy Kate Johnson was too ill to go to church. She arranged for a visit from the priest.
She figured, if she couldn’t go to church, she could have them bring masticate.
How will you use masticate in a sentence today?