Snack meaning

snăk
Foods commonly eaten between regular meals, specif. such prepared foods as pretzels, popcorn, chips, dips, etc.
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To eat a snack or snacks.
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A light meal.
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An item of food eaten between meals.
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To eat a light meal.
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To eat between meals.
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(obsolete) A share; a part or portion.
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A hurried or light meal.
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Food eaten between meals.
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To eat a hurried or light meal.
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A share or part.
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A small quantity of food; light meal or refreshment taken between regular meals.
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Origin of snack

  • Middle English snak variant of snacche trap, bite from snacchen to snap snatch

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • See snatch (transitive verb).

    From Wiktionary