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EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Middle Dutch snacken (to snack).

NounEdit

snack (plural snacks)

  1. A light meal.
  2. An item of food eaten between meals.
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VerbEdit

snack (third-person singular simple present snacks, present participle snacking, simple past and past participle snacked)

  1. to eat a light meal
  2. to eat between meals
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Etymology 2Edit

See snatch (transitive verb).

NounEdit

snack (plural snacks)

  1. (obsolete) A share; a part or portion.
    • Alexander Pope
      At last he whispers, "Do, and we go snacks."

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for snack in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

AnagramsEdit


DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from English snack, from Middle Dutch snacken (from which snakken).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

snack m (plural snacks, diminutive snackje n)

  1. snack

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

snack

  1. first-person singular present indicative of snacken
  2. imperative of snacken

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From English snack, from Middle Dutch snacken.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

snack m (plural snacks)

  1. snack bar

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

English

NounEdit

snack m (plural snacks)

  1. snack

SwedishEdit

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

snack n (uncountable)

  1. (colloquial) talk, speech

DeclensionEdit

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