verb \ˈnäsh\

: to eat food

Full Definition of NOSH

intransitive verb
:  to eat a snack
:  munch <noshing on pizza>
nosh·er noun

Origin of NOSH

Yiddish nashn, from Middle High German naschen to eat on the sly
First Known Use: 1931



: a light meal

: a serving of food

Full Definition of NOSH

:  a light meal :  snack

Examples of NOSH

  1. I'll just have a quick nosh before we go.

First Known Use of NOSH



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