verb (used without object)
verb (used with object)
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Idioms for lunch
Origin of lunch
OTHER WORDS FROM lunchluncher, nounlunchless, adjectivepre·lunch, adjective, noun
Words nearby lunch
Example sentences from the Web for lunch
Yu acknowledged that there is a risk of a “backlog” in the kitchen if everyone wants their lunch at the same time, but he said KitchenMate tries to alleviate this issue by allowing people to pre-order their meals in the app.KitchenMate makes it easy to cook fresh meals at work|Anthony Ha|August 27, 2020|TechCrunch
The Rotisserie League was named after the restaurant where the founders often ate lunch.The Economics of Sports Gambling (Ep. 388 Rebroadcast)|Stephen J. Dubner|August 20, 2020|Freakonomics
Incarcerated military veterans enter the dining hall for lunch at the Cybulski Rehabilitation Center in Enfield, Connecticut.
It’s kind of folklore and the sort of thing you learn over a lunch table discussion around the common room.New Geometric Perspective Cracks Old Problem About Rectangles|Kevin Hartnett|June 25, 2020|Quanta Magazine
A 63-year-old woman and her family walked into a crowded restaurant for lunch, after returning from Wuhan the day before.COVID-19 case clusters offer lessons and warnings for reopening|Helen Thompson|June 18, 2020|Science News
According to the USDA, student participation began to fall, with 1.4 million students opting out of the lunch program entirely.
Two Indonesian airlines, Garuda and Lion Air, have seen Fernandes eat their lunch and are only now responding.Annoying Airport Delays Might Prevent You From Becoming the Next AirAsia 8501|Clive Irving|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
On one summer lunch hour, Donna Ann Levonuk, 50, lifted a tub of diaper cream priced at $43.98—and then stashed it in her purse.The Insane $11 Billion Scam at Retailers’ Return Desks|M.L. Nestel|December 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I'm to be at his Universal bungalow at twelve-thirty for lunch, to meet him for the first time, going to see a man about a job.
Then, after lunch, another story meeting, a film, or my own work session, alone.
But as he was disposed to be too friendly, and to claim too large a share of the lunch, we rather gave him the cold shoulder.Riverby|John Burroughs
He ate his lunch, but did not need to start on the second trip until the middle of the afternoon.Freckles|Gene Stratton-Porter
The naval officer was there because the hour of the midday meal on board the cruiser did not coincide with lunch time on shore.A Rock in the Baltic|Robert Barr
"You'd better hurry if you're going to be ready for lunch," she said coldly.More William|Richmal Crompton
Sticking this into my pocket, I made ready to get under way, but there was nothing for it but that I must lunch with them all.A Journal From Our Legation in Belgium|Hugh Gibson
British Dictionary definitions for lunch
Derived forms of lunchluncher, noun
Word Origin for lunch
Idioms and Phrases with lunch
see eat someone alive (someone's lunch); free lunch; lose one's lunch; out to (lunch).