Definition of maunch. Meaning of maunch. Synonyms of maunch

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Definition of maunch

maunch
Munch Munch, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. Munched; p. pr. & vb. n. Munching.] [Prob. akin to mumble: cf. also F. manger to eat (cf. Mange), and m[^a]cher to cher (cf. Masticate). See Mumble.] To chew with a grinding, crunching sound, as a beast chews provender; to chew deliberately or in large mouthfuls. [Formerly written also maunch and mounch.] I could munch your good dry oats. --Shak.
Maunch
Maunch Maunch, v. t. To munch. [Obs.]
Maunch
Maunch Maunch, n. See Manche.
maunch
Manche Manche, n. [Also maunch.] [F. manche, fr. L. manica. See Manacle.] A sleeve. [Obs.]

Meaning of maunch from wikipedia

- A maunch (from the French manche "sleeve") is a heraldic charge representing a detachable lady's sleeve with a wide pendulous cuff, as was fashionable...
- Earldom of Huntingdon Arms of Hastings: Argent, a maunch sable Creation date1065 (first creation) 1529 (current creation)MonarchEdward the Confessor (first...
- called, from the Gaelic, a lymphad. Also frequent are anchors and oars. The maunch is a 12th-century lady's sleeve style. Its use in heraldry arose from the...
- Arms of de Tosny: Argent, a maunch gules, adopted in the 13th century...
- Memorable cross to prisoners Dmitrovlag a - builders of the Moscow channel Maunch, C Zeller, T (2008) Rivers in History: Perspectives on Waterways in Europe...
- azure, three bars gemelles and a chief or (for Meinill); 3rd: Azure, a maunch or (for Conyers); 4th: Gules, a saltire argent, a mullet for difference...
- Arms of Henry de Hastings: Or, a maunch gules, from the Collins Roll, also appears in Glover's Roll, B150; The Camden Roll, D139 & Charles' Roll, F77...
- piles conjoined in point counter-changed, the centre pile charged with a maunch (mauche) and the other two with p****ion crosses of the first. Motto Deo...
- of Hastings (used as quartering by later barons), Barons Hastings: Or, a maunch gules Creation date1290 (first creation)(dormant 1389-1841, abeyant 1542-1841)...
- six argent and azure in chief three torteaux (Grey); 2nd and 3rd: Or, a maunch gules (Hastings) quartering Barry of argent and azure an orle of martlets...
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