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Synonyms for crunch

chomp

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critical point

Synonyms for crunch

to bite and grind with the teeth

to rub together noisily

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Synonyms for crunch

the sound of something crunching

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a critical situation that arises because of a shortage (as a shortage of time or money or resources)

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make a crushing noise

press or grind with a crushing noise

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chew noisily

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reduce to small pieces or particles by pounding or abrading

References in classic literature ?
A man was bound to know himself better than that, and if he chose to grow gray crunching bones in a cavern, he had no business to be luring a girl into his companionship.
They heard a crunching, grinding sound, a loud snap, and the turn-table came to a stop with its broadest surface shutting off the path from which they had come.
The crunching of bones, the gulping of great pieces, the contented growling, all attested the nearness of the king at table.
He had proffered one to the girl but she had refused, and thus they sat in silence for some time, the silence of the night ruffled occasionally by the faint crunching of padded feet upon the soft sands of the gorge's floor.
Then came silence--silence except for the rending of bloody flesh and the crunching of human bones between mighty jaws.
He was slowly and lovingly unfolding the Times preparatory to the long read which led up to luncheon, and had even got so far as to fasten his golden pince-nez on to his thin, high-bridged nose, when he heard a crunching of gravel, and, looking over the top of his paper, saw Mrs.