[ kruhn-chee ]
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adjective,crunch·i·er, crunch·i·est.
  1. crisp; brittle.

Origin of crunchy

First recorded in 1890–95; crunch + -y1

Other words from crunchy

  • crunch·i·ly, adverb
  • crunch·i·ness, noun

Words Nearby crunchy Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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