What does snack mean?

Definitions for snack
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Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word snack.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bite, collation, snackverb

    a light informal meal

  2. nosh, snackverb

    eat a snack; eat lightly

    "She never loses weight because she snacks between meals"

Wiktionary

  1. snacknoun

    a light meal

  2. snacknoun

    an item of food eaten between meals

  3. snackverb

    to eat a light meal

  4. snackverb

    to eat between meals

Webster Dictionary

  1. Snackverb

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

    Etymology: [See Snatch, v. t.]

  2. Snackverb

    a slight, hasty repast

    Etymology: [See Snatch, v. t.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Snack

    snak, n. a share: a slight, hasty meal.—v.t. to snatch, to bite: to share. [A form of snatch.]

Editors Contribution

  1. snack

    A type of food.

    There are a variety of snack foods on the market to choose from.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 24, 2016  
  2. snack

    To eat a portion of food.

    I love to snack rather than eat a meal as I am the only person living in my house.

    Submitted by MaryC on April 24, 2016  

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of snack in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of snack in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of snack in a Sentence

  1. Chris Payton:

    I guess she just pulls over to the side of the road and just decides to have herself a little snack before she delivers.

  2. Guy Fieri:

    As a long-time Chevy guy, it’s awesome to be working together on this funky throwback snack for the MLB at Field of Dreams Game, i can’t wait to see the reactions from fans as they take their first bite of the Apple Pie Hot Dog!

  3. Lisa Drayer:

    I'm much more likely to recommend celery as a snack. It's crunchy, it's low-calorie, and it will fill you up.

  4. Drew Gattine:

    This just seems to me to be just the governor trying to pick a fight with the feds, nobody thinks that people on food stamps should be buying snack food and candy and sugary drinks. What we really need to do is find a way to make healthy food more affordable.

  5. Brooks Dunn:

    I’d jump on the bike almost every concert and just go cruise through the parking lots to see what people are up to and there’s this huge tailgate party. It’s like a football game before people go in, they don’t just go in and sit in their seats for hours, there’s a lot of that kind of stuff in the book, too, so if you’re going to a football game or a concert or whatever, here’s some fun foods you can take with you to snack on.

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