Pronunciation: (mun'chē), [key]
—adj., munch•i•er, munch•i•est,
—n., pl. munch•ies.
a. crunchy or chewy.
b. Informal.for snacking: munchy foods like popcorn and cookies.
1. munchies, Informal.food suitable or meant for snacking: Munchies were served before dinner.
2. the munchies, Slang.hunger, esp. a craving for sweets or snacks: suffering from the munchies.
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