brunch

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noun \ˈbrənch\

Definition of brunch

  1. :  a meal usually taken late in the morning that combines a late breakfast and an early lunch

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Origin and Etymology of brunch

breakfast + lunch


BRUNCH Defined for English Language Learners

brunch

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Definition of brunch for English Language Learners

  • : a meal that combines breakfast and lunch and that is usually eaten in late morning


BRUNCH Defined for Kids

brunch

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noun \ˈbrənch\

Definition of brunch for Students

  1. :  a meal that combines breakfast and lunch and is usually eaten in late morning



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