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snack off (of) (something)

1. To eat small amounts of food displayed or provided on some surface. The grocery store fired the employee after it was discovered that he had been snacking off the shelves. My kids are such fussy eaters that I usually snack off of their plates to avoid wasting food.
2. To eat small amounts of something as a snack. I love watching the birds and squirrels come up to the feeder throughout the day to snack off of seeds. I've been snacking off that roast ham all day, so I'm not terribly hungry.
See also: off, snack

snack on (something)

To eat small amounts of something as a snack. I love watching the birds and squirrels come up to the feeder throughout the day to snack on seeds. I've been snacking on that roast ham all day, so I'm not terribly hungry.
See also: on, snack

snack off (of) something

to eat food, bit by bit, in little snacks. (Of is usually retained before pronouns.) Please don't snack off the turkey so we can get another meal out of it. Who has been snacking off of last night's roast beef?
See also: off, snack

snack on

v.
To eat something as a snack: One way to lose weight is to snack on carrots instead of junk food.
See also: on, snack
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The fried chicken chain wants Pope Benedict to tell Catholics to buy its new fish snacker sandwich during Lent.
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Grilled Snacker - The KFC Snacker[R], one of KFC's most popular sandwiches, will now be offered with a 100 percent all-white meat grilled and marinated chicken strip topped with fresh lettuce and a spread of pepper mayo sauce, served on a warm sesame seed bun.
Brands, including direct accountability for KFC, where he introduced the "Chicken Capital USA" advertising campaign and a number of successful new products, including the 99-cent Snacker, and KFC's Famous Bowls.
launches its Snacker Rolls, the newest product to complement its roll line.
But, like 65 per cent of adults under 29, she is a regular snacker.