adjective (snackier, snackiest)informal
1Denoting or relating to food suitable for eating between meals or as a light, casual meal: after weeks of snacky tapas I’d decided that a proper sit-down meal was in order
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- During the climb, he ate snacky stuff that would give him quick bursts of energy.
- The bar menu is of the snacky fast food variety, with burgers, chilli and fish dishes featuring prominently.
- We ended up with way more food than we needed: nachos, salad, samosas, pizza, lentil patties, pretzels, marshmallows, chips and nuts and other snacky things.
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