- a person or thing that crunches.
- Informal. a decisive blow, argument, event, or the like.
Origin of cruncher
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Examples from the Web for cruncher
Mr. Cruncher, with some diffidence, explained himself as meaning "Old Nick's."
He resented Mrs. Cruncher's saying grace with particular animosity.
Mr. Cruncher came forward sideways, with one of his shoulders in advance of him.
Mr. Cruncher's temper was not at all improved when he came to his breakfast.
It was in vain for Mr. Cruncher to repeat what he said; Miss Pross could not hear him.