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brunch

 (brŭnch)
n.
A meal typically eaten in the late morning or early afternoon as a combination of breakfast and lunch.


brunch′er n.

brunch

(brʌntʃ)
n
a meal eaten late in the morning, combining breakfast with lunch
[C20: from br(eakfast) + (l)unch]

brunch

(brʌntʃ)
n.
1. a meal that serves as both breakfast and lunch.
v.i.
2. to eat brunch.
[1895–1900; br (eakfast) + (l) unch]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.brunch - combination breakfast and lunchbrunch - combination breakfast and lunch; usually served in late morning
portmanteau, portmanteau word, blend - a new word formed by joining two others and combining their meanings; "`smog' is a blend of `smoke' and `fog'"; "`motel' is a portmanteau word made by combining `motor' and `hotel'"; "`brunch' is a well-known portmanteau"
meal, repast - the food served and eaten at one time
Verb1.brunch - eat a meal in the late morning; "We brunch in Sundays"
eat - eat a meal; take a meal; "We did not eat until 10 P.M. because there were so many phone calls"; "I didn't eat yet, so I gladly accept your invitation"
Translations
وَجْبَةُ الفطور مع الغداء
snídaně a oběd
brunch
brunssi
villásreggeli
vėlyvieji pusryčiai
velas brokastis
výdatná desiata
brançkuşluk yemeği

brunch

[brʌntʃ] Ndesayuno-almuerzo m

brunch

[ˈbrʌntʃ] nbrunch m

brunch

nBrunch m, Frühstück und Mittagessen in einem

brunch

(brantʃ) noun
a late morning meal which combines breakfast and lunch.
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The brunch will be held on Saturday, March 10, between noon and 5pm and is the first of a run of themed brunches to be held at various locations across the city.
span xml:lang="EN-GBYou see the thing is, all of my favourite brunches are rather pricey and can only be attended when payday has just come in, or it's my birthday, and definitely not in January.
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A series of Pink Friday Brunches in support of breast cancer awareness by Choice Restaurant also started at the ART Rotana Hotel and Resort Amwaj.
Madinat Jumeirah, the Arabian Resort of Dubai, will re-launch its popular Friday brunches at Jumeirah Al Qasr and Jumeirah Mina ASalam from 15 October.
The selection includes fashionable pinchos and American favourites, along with traditional brunches, bringing a whole new meaning to the word "Toast".
But with some 300 brunches a day, the brunch shift is as lucrative as Friday and Saturday night dinner.
The first Brunch in the Clouds will take place on Friday 29 April, followed by subsequent brunches on Friday 27 May, Friday 29 July and Friday 26 August.
All in all it was a great brunch that didn't exude the over-the-top, show-off vibe found at many other Dubai brunches, yet, it was high end enough to ensure the food was fabulous and the atmosphere far overshadowed the hustle, bustle and noise at the more famous brunches in the UAE.
Five-star hotels built for the IMF-World Bank convention started to offer elaborate Sunday champagne brunches.
In his foreword to The World's Best Brunches, Aussie restaurateur Bill Granger describes brunch as a relaxing meal of "unfussy offerings" with "good, fresh ingredients put together in a simple, pleasing way -- and coffee.
The hot team is responsible for everything that needs cooking," explained Antoine, who has 15 years of experience as executive chef doing brunches.