get the munchies

get the munchies

To become insatiably hungry so that one has the urge to continuously eat, especially snack foods. The term is often used to describe one of the stereotypical effects of marijuana use. When I get the munchies, I just can't stop eating—it's one snack after another.
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Also, fill baggies with your fave snacks so you'll have stuff to nibble on when you get the munchies (pack enough to share).
JO'S TIPS Fruit pastilles, midget gems and pink shrimps are great low-cal nibbles when you get the munchies.