munchies

plural noun munch·ies \ ˈmən-chēz \

Definition of munchies

1 : hunger pangs
2 : light snack foods

First Known Use of munchies

1959

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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MUNCHIES Defined for English Language Learners

munchies

Definition of munchies for English Language Learners

  • : light foods that are eaten as a snack

  • the munchies : a feeling of hunger


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