adjective \ˈkrən-chē\

: having a hard texture and making a loud sound when chewed or crushed : not soft or mushy


Full Definition of CRUNCHY

:  making a crunching sound when chewed or pressed <crunchy lettuce>
crunch·i·ly \-chə-lē\ adverb
crunch·i·ness \-chē-nəs\ noun

Examples of CRUNCHY

  1. These cookies are very crunchy.

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Rhymes with CRUNCHY


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