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snack

noun

Synonyms of snack

(Entry 1 of 2)

a small amount of food eaten between meals
  • He had a snack of chips and dip.
  • I didn't have time for lunch, so I just grabbed a quick/light snack.

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snack

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of snack (Entry 2 of 2)

as in graze, nosh

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The first known use of snack was in 1757

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smutty

snack

snack bar

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“Snack.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/snack. Accessed 15 Oct. 2021.

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