almuerzo

noun al·muer·zo \älˈmwer(ˌ)sō\

Definition of almuerzo

plural

-s

Southwest

  1. :  the first substantial meal of the day taken usually just before noon

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Origin and Etymology of almuerzo

Spanish, from (assumed) Vulgar Latin admordium, from Latin admordēre to bite into, from ad- + mordēre to bite — more at smart


First Known Use: 1851


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  1. Spanish Central: Translation of almuerzo


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