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nosh

play
verb \ ˈnäsh \

Definition of nosh

intransitive verb
:to eat a snack :munch
  • noshing on pizza
  • We noshed at the amusement park.

nosher

noun

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Origin and Etymology of nosh

Yiddish nashn, from Middle High German naschen to eat on the sly


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nosh

noun

Definition of nosh

:a light meal :snack

Examples of nosh in a Sentence

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

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Origin and Etymology of nosh

see 1nosh


NOSH Defined for English Language Learners

nosh

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verb

Definition of nosh for English Language Learners

  • : to eat food


nosh

noun

Definition of nosh for English Language Learners

  • : a light meal

  • : a serving of food


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