snack
Pronunciation Noun

snack (plural snacks)

  1. A light meal.
    Synonyms: Thesaurus:meal
  2. An item of food eaten between meals.
Translations Translations Verb

snack (snacks, present participle snacking; past and past participle snacked)

  1. To eat a light meal.
  2. To eat between meals.
Translations
  • French: grignoter
  • German: jausnen (Austria)
  • Russian: заку́сывать
Translations Noun

snack (plural snacks)

  1. (obsolete) A share; a part or portion.
    • 1735, [Alexander] Pope, An Epistle from Mr. Pope, to Dr. Arbuthnot, London; Dublin: Re-printed by George Faulkner, bookseller, […], OCLC 6363280 ↗:
      At last he whispers, "Do, and we go snacks."
Verb

snack (snacks, present participle snacking; past and past participle snacked)

  1. (obsolete, transitive) To snatch.
  2. (obsolete, transitive) To bite.
  3. (obsolete, transitive) To share.



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