Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To crush with the teeth; to chew with violence and noise; to crunch.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • v. To crush with the teeth; to chew with violence and noise; to crunch.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To crush with the teeth; crunch. See crunch.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. press or grind with a crushing noise

Etymologies

See crunch. (Wiktionary)

Examples

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  • May lead to lion paunch, one presumes.

    May 4, 2016

  • A lion in murderous launch
    Sinks teeth in a wildebeest haunch.
    There's no tune that cheers
    The leonine ears
    More than the sound of that craunch.

    May 4, 2016

  • Citation on pung.

    April 3, 2010

  • As in to craunch the marmoset.

    September 26, 2009