What Is Smokeless Tobacco? . A product consisting of tobacco or a tobacco blend that is chewed, inhaled, or sucked on rather than smoked.Available in two forms:Chewing tobacco. This type of smokeless tobacco comes in loose leaf, plugs, or twists. As the name suggests, it\'s chewed. Snuff. This product is available dry or moist, in loose leaf or in pouches that look like tea bags. A pinch of snuff may be placed between the cheek and the gum or inhaled into the nostrils..