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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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