Slang A craving for snack foods. Often used with the: an attack of the munchies. (noun-plural)
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Use "munchies" in a sentence
"There is breakfast, morning tea, lunch, afternoon munchies from the canteen, tea and supper."
"Trips to the cafeteria for the late night "munchies"--mozarella sticks and pepperoni pizza, my college diet staple--where I would gaze at cafeteria boy and hope I didn't look like a complete moron."
"I think it’s funny that our breakfast at Blue Fin, while tasty, was ten times more expensive and a thousand times saltier than our buffet munchies from the Diamond six doors down."