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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of crunch.

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Examples

  • He sensed and heard men close about him, saw a dim masked figure in the starlight before him; then his sword crunched home, and he was fleeting away down the alley before the slower-thinking and slower-acting attackers could intercept him.

    The Bloody Crown of Conan

  • He sensed and heard men close about him, saw a dim masked figure in the starlight before him; then his sword crunched home, and he was fleeting away down the alley before the slower-thinking and slower-acting attackers The Bloody Crown of Conan could intercept him.

    The Bloody Crown Of Conan

  • He sensed and heard men close about him, saw a dim masked figure in the starlight before him; then his sword crunched home, and he was fleeting away down the alley before the slower-thinking and slower-acting attackers could intercept him.

    The Conan Chronicles

  • He sensed and heard men close about him, saw a dim masked figure in the starlight before him; then his sword crunched home, and he was fleeting away down the alley before the slower-thinking and slower-acting attackers could intercept him.

    The Hour Of The Dragon

  • Of course, we ditched the Oregonian long ago, and we've stopped a few other ameneties to make life a bit less "crunched".

    Two thirds of a day with an iPhone (Jack Bog's Blog)

  • So Drew and Betty, they took all that, kind of crunched some numbers, and they decided that those criteria will ultimately tell you what the smartest cities in America are.

    CNN Transcript Oct 10, 2009

  • The first piece kind of crunched between my teeth.

    Archive 2008-01-01

  • "So, anyway, something or other happened to put it in motion, the bureaucracy just kind of crunched, and the Siberian agents came and murdered my brother?"

    Mother Of Storms

  • But, however much she carried coals to Newcastle, or tobacco pouches to those who did not smoke, or homoeopathic globules to such as crunched up the whole bottleful for the sake of the sugar, as soon as her back was turned, no one ever smiled now with anything but real pleasure at sight of her calm and truly sweet smile, and the scent of soap on her pale hands.

    Tatterdemalion

  • It uttered a low squall, but the next moment its head was "crunched" between the muscular jaws of the puma.

    The Forest Exiles The Perils of a Peruvian Family in the Wilds of the Amazon

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