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crunch on

Definition of crunch on

  1. :  to chew (a piece of food) in a way that makes a loud sound <She crunched on a carrot while watching TV.>

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to chew or press with a crushing noise

    :  to make one's way with a crushing noise

    :  to chew, press, or grind with a crunching sound

  1. :  an act of crunching

    :  a sound made by crunching

    :  a tight or critical situation: as

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to depart quickly

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