Hypertext Webster Gateway: "snack"

From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) (web1913)

Snack \Snack\, n. [See {Snatch}, v. t.]
1. A share; a part or portion; -- obsolete, except in the
colloquial phrase, {to go snacks}, i. e., to share.

At last he whispers, ``Do, and we go snacks.''

2. A slight, hasty repast. [Colloq.]

From WordNet (r) 1.7 (wn)

n : a light informal meal [syn: {bite}, {collation}, {nosh}]
v : eat a snack; eat lightly [syn: {nosh}]

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