adjective, munch·i·er, munch·i·est. Also munch·ie.
- crunchy or chewy.
- Informal. for snacking: munchy foods like popcorn and cookies.
noun, plural munch·ies.
Examples from the Web for munchies
Melissa had to go “rescue” her and drive her home and stop for cheeseburgers because Joan had the munchies so bad.Billy Sammeth, the Manager Fired by Cher and Joan Rivers, Tells His Side of the Story|Kevin Sessums|February 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Anyone who enjoys familiar American-style munchies (and ample amounts of salt) will find this mix of cupboard staples satiating.
British Dictionary definitions for munchies
pl n slang
Word Origin and History for munchies
"food or snack," 1959, plural of munchie (1917), from munch (v.); sense of "craving for food after smoking marijuana" is first attested 1971.