lunch break

noun

: the time when a person stops working or studying to have lunch
had to run errands during his lunch break

Examples of lunch break in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The afternoon session, which will be a shorter 20–30-minute session to accommodate people on their lunch break, has all 15 spots remaining. Erik S. Hanley, Journal Sentinel, 23 May 2024 Trump, who has been spending most of his weekdays in criminal court in Manhattan during testimony in his hush money trial, was reportedly on his lunch break when the video was shared on his Truth Social account. Muri Assunção, New York Daily News, 21 May 2024 Her mother, Melanie Hall, told WPXI that her daughter had been on her lunch break from her job at Western Psych when the incident occurred. Kimberlee Speakman, Peoplemag, 4 May 2024 In their request for a mistrial, coming right after the lunch break, Trump’s team took issue with Daniels’ account of him not wearing protection and her description of an unequal power dynamic between the two. Josephine Stratman, New York Daily News, 7 May 2024 See all Example Sentences for lunch break 

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“Lunch break.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/lunch%20break. Accessed 20 Jul. 2024.

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