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Munch definitions

Webster's 1828 Dictionary

MUNCH, v.t.chew by great mouthfuls. [Vulgar.]
MUNCH, v.i. To chew eagerly by great mouthfuls. [Vulgar.]

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: Norwegian painter (1863-1944) [syn: Munch, Edvard Munch]
2: a large bite; "he tried to talk between munches on the sandwich" v
1: chew noisily; "The children crunched the celery sticks" [syn: crunch, munch]

Merriam Webster's

verb Etymology: Middle English monchen, probably of imitative origin Date: 14th century transitive verb 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> intransitive verb to eat or chew something; also snack usually used with on muncher noun

Merriam Webster's

I. biographical name Charles 1891-1968 Alsatian-born conductor II. biographical name Edvard 1863-1944 Norwegian painter

Oxford Reference Dictionary

v.tr. eat steadily with a marked action of the jaws. Etymology: ME, imit.: cf. CRUNCH

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Munch Munch, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. Munched; p. pr. & vb. n. Munching.] [Prob. akin to mumble: cf. also F. manger to eat (cf. Mange), and m[^a]cher to cher (cf. Masticate). See Mumble.] To chew with a grinding, crunching sound, as a beast chews provender; to chew deliberately or in large mouthfuls. [Formerly written also maunch and mounch.] I could munch your good dry oats. --Shak.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

(munches, munching, munched) If you munch food, you eat it by chewing it slowly, thoroughly, and rather noisily. Luke munched the chicken sandwiches... Across the table, his son Benjie munched appreciatively... Sheep were munching their way through a yellow carpet of leaves. VERB: V n, V, V way through n, also V away at/on n

Soule's Dictionary of English Synonyms

v. a. Chew audibly, masticate with sound, chew eagerly, mump, nibble.

Moby Thesaurus

bite, bolus, champ, chaw, chew, chew the cud, chew up, chomp, chump, crunch, cud, gnash, gnaw, gob, grind, gum, masticate, morsel, mouth, mouthful, mumble, nibble, nip, quid, ruminate, scrunch, snap, swallow



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