- To munch is to chew something loudly.
When you eat carrots and crunch them loudly between your teeth, this is an example of when you munch on carrots.
munch definition by Webster's New World
- to chew steadily, often with a crunching sound
- to eat with enjoyment
Origin: Middle English monchen, probably echoic alteration of mangen, to feast ; from Old French manger ; from Classical Latin manducare: see manger
- muncher noun
munch definition by American Heritage Dictionary
verb munched, munch·ing, munch·es verb, intransitive
- To chew food audibly or with a steady working of the jaws.
- To eat with pleasure.
Origin: Middle English monchen.
- munchˈer noun
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