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
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