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munch

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verb \ˈmənch\

Simple Definition of munch

  • : to chew or eat (something) especially in a noisy way

Full Definition of munch

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to eat with a chewing action <many a mouthful is munched in private — Washington Irving>; also :  to snack on <drank coffee and munched homemade cookies — Lady Bird Johnson>

  3. intransitive verb
  4. :  to eat or chew something; also :  snack —usually used with on

munch·er noun

Origin of munch

Middle English monchen, probably of imitative origin


First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with munch


Munch

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biographical name \ˈmu̇nch, ˈmuench\

Definition of Munch

  1. Charles 1891–1968 Alsatian-born conductor




Munch

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biographical name \ˈmu̇ŋk\

Definition of Munch

  1. Edvard 1863–1944 Norw. painter




MUNCH Defined for Kids

munch

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verb \ˈmənch\

Definition of munch

munchedmunch·ing

  1. :  to eat or chew especially with a crunching sound




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