mealtime


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meal·time

 (mēl′tīm′)
n.
The usual time for eating a meal.

mealtime

(ˈmiːltaɪm)
n
(Cookery) any of the regular times when food is served and eaten

meal•time

(ˈmilˌtaɪm)

n.
the usual time for a meal.
[1125–75]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mealtime - the hour at which a meal is habitually or customarily eatenmealtime - the hour at which a meal is habitually or customarily eaten
breakfast time - the customary or habitual hour for eating breakfast
lunch period, lunchtime - the customary or habitual hour for eating lunch; "he observed a regular lunchtime"
dinnertime, suppertime - the customary or habitual hour for the evening meal
time of day, hour - clock time; "the hour is getting late"
Translations
doba jídla
spisetid
ruoka-aika
vrijeme za jelo
食事時間
식사시간
matdags
เวลาอาหาร
giờ ăn

mealtime

[ˈmiːltaɪm] Nhora f de comer

mealtime

[ˈmiːltaɪm] nheure f du repas
at mealtimes → pendant les repasmealy-mouthed [ˌmiːliˈmaʊðd] adj (= lacking in frankness) → qui manque de franchise
to be mealy-mouthed → manquer de franchise, tourner autour du pot
You cannot criticise him for being mealy-mouthed → On ne peut pas lui reprocher son manque de franchise.

mealtime

[ˈmiːlˌtaɪm] nora di mangiare

mealtime

وَقْتُ الطَّعَامِ doba jídla spisetid Mahlzeit ώρα φαγητού hora de comer ruoka-aika heure du repas vrijeme za jelo ora dei pasti 食事時間 식사시간 maaltijd spisetid pora posiłku hora da refeição время приема пищи matdags เวลาอาหาร yemek zamanı giờ ăn 进餐时间
References in classic literature ?
He was quite sane, yet he hated those men at mealtime.
The room in which the boys were fed, was a large stone hall, with a copper at one end: out of which the master, dressed in an apron for the purpose, and assisted by one or two women, ladled the gruel at mealtimes.
If you give them a snack 30 minutes before dinner, for example, they'll be more likely to 'pick' or show less interest in the mealtime food.
If you give them a snack 30 minutes before dinner, for example, they'll be more likely to pick or show less interest in the mealtime food.
If you have type 2 diabetes, eating carbohydrates last at mealtime may minimize post-meal spikes in blood sugar, results of a small study suggest.
First of all, I wouldn't tell parents to just be more positive, to just slap a smile on your face, because in the face of a picky-eating preschooler or any other mealtime challenge, that's just not going to work," Saltzman said.
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In addition, Zobel-Lachiusa, Andrianopoulos, Mailloux, and Cermak (2015) found that children with ASD (n = 34) showed greater sensory differences and statistically significant differences in mealtime behavior problems than typically developing peers (n = 34).
The monster family mealtime illustrations are boldly drawn in colourful sweeping pencil strokes with monsters on every page.
People with type 1 and type 2 diabetes who used the new OneTouch Via mealtime, on-demand insulin delivery system reported they missed fewer doses and felt less stress about dosing compared to multiple daily injections, according to research presented by Calibra Medical, Inc.