Synonyms for crunch
|Grammar : Noun, verb|
|Spell : kruhnch|
|Phonetic Transcription : krʌntʃ|
Top 10 synonyms for crunch Other synonyms for the word crunch
Définition of crunchOrigin :
- 1814, from craunch (1630s), probably of imitative origin. Related: Crunched; crunching. The noun is 1836, from the verb; the sense of "critical moment" was popularized 1939 by Winston Churchill, who had used it in his 1938 biography of Marlborough.
- noun crucial point
- verb grind, chew
- Then she heard the crunch of his footsteps in the dry leaves behind the Cabin.
- Extract from : « The Vagrant Duke » by George Gibbs
- There was the sound of jingling harness and the crunch of runners.
- Extract from : « The Best Short Stories of 1920 » by Various
- Come here, graze about my head, let me hear you crunch the grass.
- Extract from : « Debts of Honor » by Maurus Jkai
- Nepcote heard the crunch of their feet on the gravel as they passed.
- Extract from : « The Hand in the Dark » by Arthur J. Rees
- The crunch of the brougham brought his ceaseless march over the carpet to an end.
- Extract from : « Beyond » by John Galsworthy
- In fact he heard nothing from the first crunch of the spade onward.
- Extract from : « David and the Phoenix » by Edward Ormondroyd
- Every minute I expected to see a streak of fire, or hear the crunch of an ax.
- Extract from : « A Virginia Scout » by Hugh Pendexter
- Some big animal—a hound most probably—was gnawing a bone—crunch, crunch, crunch!
- Extract from : « Werwolves » by Elliott O'Donnell
- We laughed at this dismay, and Gatty said, "yes, I'll crunch their bones like Grumbo the giant."
- Extract from : « Yr Ynys Unyg » by Julia de Winton
- There was a crunch of breaking bone, and the white dog faced him on three legs.
- Extract from : « The Call of the Wild » by Jack London
Antonyms for crunch
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