lunch meat


: cooked meat (such as sliced meat or canned meat) that is usually eaten cold
bought lunch meat for sandwiches

Examples of lunch meat in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Courtesy of Justin Lubin/A24 There’s a scene in Nathan Lane’s new movie in which the beloved icon of stage and screen grabs a sack of Boar’s Head deli lunch meat, chews it up, and spits it into the face of two writhing, grotesque, skeleton-like puppets. Marah Eakin, WIRED, 6 Oct. 2023 With equal turbo engines, the more expensive Daytona would obviously be lunch meat for the feisty Shelby. Jean Lindamood, Car and Driver, 28 Mar. 2023

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“Lunch meat.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Dec. 2023.

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