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free lunch

n. Slang
Something acquired without due effort or without cost.

free′ lunch′


n.
something given with no expectation of repayment or obligation.
[1835–45]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.free lunch - something acquired without effort or payment or obligation; "there is no free lunch in politics or Hollywood"
gift - something acquired without compensation
References in classic literature ?
On the right, against the wall, was the free lunch counter.
I sat by his side rapping for the waiter with my tail, and eating free lunch such as mamma in her flat never equalled with her homemade truck bought at a delicatessen store eight minutes before papa comes home.
In celebration of National Herb Week, Morels, a Michigan Bistro, is honoring men named Herb and women named Rosemary with a free lunch -- and no need to eat sparsley
McCormick & Schmick's Seafood Restaurants (Nasdaq: MSSR) has announced that its seafood restaurants across the country will offer all children a free lunch meal on Thursday, April 27, 2006, in support of the national "Take Our Daughters & Sons to Work Day.
Ralph Jensen, editor and associate publisher of Security Products magazine will keynote a free lunch program at WYNIT's first regional security meeting for area dealers Wednesday, July 26 at the Doubletree Hotel on W.
Because this lunch at the Detroit Athletic Club is being hosted by reporters, the protocol is a little different: NO FREE LUNCH.
Hunger doesn't take a vacation, and FOOD for Lane County and the federal Summer Food Service Program are working to help feed Lane County children, ages 2 to 18, a free lunch on weekdays through the summer break.
More than 135,000 kids will be entitled to a free lunch at school from tomorrow, with the Scottish Government picking up the PS95million tab.
Veterans and Active Duty Military Receive a Free Lunch from 11 a.
FREE GRUB FOR BIRTHDAY BASH THERE'S no such thing as a free lunch, according to the old adage.
TWO organisations have teamed up to prove there is such a thing as a free lunch after providing families with food.
lunch Plus, you can also get a free lunch when you take part in this offer.