lunchtime

[ luhnch-tahym ]
/ ˈlʌntʃˌtaɪm /

noun

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.

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Origin of lunchtime

First recorded in 1855–60; lunch + time
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