Definitions for snacksnæk

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary


  1. a small portion of food or drink or a light meal, esp. one eaten between regular meals.

  2. a share or portion.

  3. (v.i.)to have a snack or light meal, esp. between regular meals.

Origin of snack:

1300–50; ME: a snap or bite, der. of snacken to snap, bite; cf. MD snack a snap

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bite, collation, snack(verb)

    a light informal meal

  2. nosh, snack(verb)

    eat a snack; eat lightly

    "She never loses weight because she snacks between meals"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. snack(noun)æk

    sth small to eat between your main meals

    The children have a snack during the morning.


  1. snack(Noun)

    a light meal

  2. snack(Noun)

    an item of food eaten between meals

  3. snack(Verb)

    to eat a light meal

  4. snack(Verb)

    to eat between meals

Webster Dictionary

  1. Snack(verb)

    a share; a part or portion; -- obsolete, except in the colloquial phrase, to go snacks, i. e., to share

  2. Snack(verb)

    a slight, hasty repast

Anagrams of snack

  1. Nacks

Translations for snack

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


a light, hasty meal

I usually have only a snack at lunchtime; (also adjective) We had a snack lunch in the pub.

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