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Brunch vs. Crunch

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Brunch

Brunch is a combination of breakfast and lunch, and regularly has some form of alcoholic drink (most usually champagne or a cocktail) served with it. It is usually served between 11 o'clock in the morning and 2 o’clock pm.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

Crush (a hard or brittle foodstuff) with the teeth, making a loud but muffled grinding sound
She paused to crunch a ginger biscuit
May 22, 2022

Brunch

A late morning meal eaten instead of breakfast and lunch
Breakfast was served so late as almost to constitute brunch
He cobbled together a brunch of cold remains from the fridge
May 22, 2022

Crunch

(especially of a computer) process (large quantities of information)
The program crunches data from 14,000 sensors to decipher evolving patterns
May 22, 2022

Brunch

A meal typically eaten in the late morning or early afternoon as a combination of breakfast and lunch.
May 22, 2022
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Crunch

A loud muffled grinding sound like that of something hard or brittle being crushed
Marco's fist struck Brian's nose with a crunch
May 22, 2022

Brunch

A meal eaten later in the day than breakfast and earlier than lunch, and often consisting of typical foods from both of those meals.
I normally have brunch at the café next to work.
Let's do brunch sometime at the salad bar!
Feeling a bit peckish, Sandra made herself some brunch with the leftovers in her fridge.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

A crucial point or situation, typically one at which a decision with important consequences must be made
When it comes to the crunch you chicken out
May 22, 2022

Brunch

To eat brunch.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

A physical exercise designed to strengthen the abdominal muscles; a sit-up.
May 22, 2022

Brunch

A late breakfast or an early lunch.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

To chew with a noisy crackling sound.
May 22, 2022

Brunch

Combination breakfast and lunch; usually served in late morning
May 22, 2022

Crunch

To crush, grind, or tread noisily.
May 22, 2022

Brunch

Eat a late-morning meal;
We brunch in Sundays
May 22, 2022

Crunch

(Slang) To perform operations on; manipulate or process (numerical or mathematical data).
May 22, 2022

Crunch

To chew noisily with a crackling sound
Crunching on celery.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

To move with a crushing sound
Crunching through the snow.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

To produce or emit a crushing sound.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

The act or sound of crunching.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

A modified sit-up having a smaller range of motion that reduces back strain and strengthens the abdominal muscles
Stomach crunches.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

A decisive confrontation.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

A critical moment or situation, especially one that occurs because of a shortage of time or resources
A year-end crunch.
An energy crunch.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

A period of financial difficulty characterized by tight money and unavailability of credit.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

To crush something, especially food, with a noisy crackling sound.
When I came home, Susan was watching TV with her feet up on the couch, crunching a piece of celery.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

To be crushed with a noisy crackling sound.
Beetles crunched beneath the men's heavy boots as they worked.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

(slang) To calculate or otherwise process (e.g. to crunch numbers: to perform mathematical calculations). Presumably from the sound made by mechanical calculators.
That metadata makes it much easier for the search engine to crunch the data for queries.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

To grind or press with violence and noise.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

To emit a grinding or crunching noise.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

To cause the gears to emit a crunching sound by releasing the clutch before the gears are properly synchronised.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

To compress (data) using a particular algorithm, so that it can be restored by decrunching.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

To make employees work overtime in order to meet a deadline in the development of a project.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

A noisy crackling sound; the sound usually associated with crunching.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

A critical moment or event.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

A problem that leads to a crisis.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

(exercise) A form of abdominal exercise, based on a sit-up but in which the lower back remains in contact with the floor.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

The overtime work required to catch up and finish a project, usually in the final weeks of development before release.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

A dessert consisting of a crunchy topping with fruit underneath.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

The symbol #.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

A small piece created by crushing; a piece of material with a friable or crunchy texture.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

(slang) A shortage.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

To chew with force and noise; to craunch.
And their white tusks crunched o'er the whiter skull.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

To grind or press with violence and noise.
The ship crunched through the ice.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

To emit a grinding or craunching noise.
The crunching and ratting of the loose stones.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

To crush with the teeth; to chew with a grinding noise; to craunch; as, to crunch a biscuit.
May 22, 2022

Crunch

The sound of something crunching;
He heard the crunch of footsteps on the gravel path
May 22, 2022

Crunch

A critical situation that arises because of a shortage (as a shortage of time or money or resources);
An end-of-the year crunch
A financial crunch
May 22, 2022

Crunch

The act of crushing
May 22, 2022

Crunch

Make crunching noises;
His shoes were crunching on the gravel
May 22, 2022

Crunch

Press or grind with a crunching noise
May 22, 2022

Crunch

Chew noisily;
The children crunched the celery sticks
May 22, 2022

Crunch

Reduce to small pieces or particles by pounding or abrading;
Grind the spices in a mortar
Mash the garlic
May 22, 2022

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