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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.
See also: get, munchies

have the munchies

To be insatiably hungry with 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 have the munchies, I just can't stop eating—it's one snack after another.
See also: have, munchies

have the ˈmunchies

(informal) suddenly feel hungry: Can I borrow some money? I’ve got the munchies and I haven’t got any money to buy anything.
Munchies is connected with the word munch, which means ‘eat something steadily and often noisily’.
See also: have, munchies

munchies

1. n. the need to eat after using marijuana. He came in late with the minchies, and we knew what he had been up to.
2. n. snacks, such as potato chips; any casual food. What kind of munchies are we going to have?
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Nestle product specialist Esther Adamson said: "They're a different kind of texture to what our standard Munchies are, these are a bit more smooth and you've got the strong flavour then of both the cookie dough and the fudge brownie coming through.
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One of the physiological effects of marijuana is an increased appetite, or what is popularly referred to as having the munchies. Although it may seem intuitive that an increased appetite would lead to weight gain, current existing epidemiological studies suggest that marijuana users are less likely to be obese.
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