lunchtime


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lunch·time

 (lŭnch′tīm′)
n.
The time during which lunch is usually eaten.

lunchtime

(ˈlʌntʃˌtaɪm)
n
the time when lunch is usually eaten(as modifier)

lunch•time

(ˈlʌntʃˌtaɪm)

n.
a period set aside for eating lunch or the period of an hour or so, beginning roughly at noon, during which lunch is commonly eaten.
[1855–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lunchtime - the customary or habitual hour for eating lunchlunchtime - the customary or habitual hour for eating lunch; "he observed a regular lunchtime"
mealtime - the hour at which a meal is habitually or customarily eaten

lunchtime

noun dinnertime, noon, midday Could we meet at lunchtime?
Translations
وَقْتُ الْغَدَاءِوَقْت الغَداء
čas obědapoledne
frokosttid
lounasaika
vrijeme za ručak
ebédidõ
hádegisverîartími
ランチタイム
점심시간
čas obeda
lunchdags
เวลาอาหารกลางวัน
öğle yemeği vaktiyemek zamanı
giờ ăn trưa

lunchtime

[ˈlʌntʃtaɪm] Nhora f del almuerzo or (Mex) del lonche, hora f de comer or de la comida

lunchtime

[ˈlʌntʃtaɪm]
nheure f du déjeuner
at lunchtime → à l'heure du déjeuner
around lunchtime → vers l'heure du déjeuner
modif [meeting] → à l'heure du déjeuner

lunchtime

[ˈlʌntʃˌtaɪm] nora di pranzo

lunch

(lantʃ) also luncheon (ˈlantʃən) noun
a meal eaten in the middle of the day.
verb
to eat this meal. We lunched on the train.
ˈlunchtime noun
the time between 12.00 p.m. and 2.00 p.m., when people eat lunch.

lunchtime

وَقْتُ الْغَدَاءِ poledne frokosttid Mittagszeit ώρα γεύματος hora de comer lounasaika heure du déjeuner vrijeme za ručak ora di pranzo ランチタイム 점심시간 lunchtijd lunsjtid pora obiadowa horário de almoço обеденное время lunchdags เวลาอาหารกลางวัน yemek zamanı giờ ăn trưa 午餐时间
References in classic literature ?
She is up at five every morning to milk, and keeps at it steadily until lunchtime.
Helen was here, and Helen was there all day long; sometimes she said that it was lunchtime, and sometimes that it was teatime; but by the next day all landmarks were obliterated, and the outer world was so far away that the different sounds, such as the sounds of people moving overhead, could only be ascribed to their cause by a great effort of memory.
Which suggests my latest lunchtime meal of choice, driven by a desire to 'up' my oily fish intake - Mexican-style rice with chunks of mackerel (it's nicer than it sounds) - could make me very unpopular indeed.
Whether it is a quick break from the cold and rain or a pint on a rare day of sunshine, a drink at lunchtime to be part and parcel of the workday for some.
Lunchtime was one of the best songs ever recorded in the history of this country.
Southport line: Trains will run between Southport and Liverpool Central twice an hour in each direction from 7am to near 7pm, with a break at lunchtime.
Lunchtime for me meant an hour of physical activity outside.
The Saturday lunchtime concert is by Italian musicians Val Bonnetti and Cristiano da Ros, while on Sunday lunchtime Pat Sprakes will be playing and demonstrating Colin Keefe guitars.
They are children who follow the lunchtime rules and are very polite in the dining hall.
I was often a lunchtime visitor to the Gunmaker's in the Sixties and Seventies, it always had a wondrous atmosphere and a very good cheese and onion cob.
ASSEMBLY Members have had their lunchtime drinking curtailed, with the sale of alcohol banned from all Assembly premises before 6pm on working days.
7, 2014): The Eugene Middle School Lunchtime Mentor Program seeks responsible adults to meet with at-risk teens and preteens once a week at lunchtime during the school year.