lunchtime

play
noun lunch·time \ˈlənch-ˌtīm\

Definition of lunchtime

  1. :  the time at which lunch is usually eaten :  noon

Examples of lunchtime in a sentence

  1. It was nearly lunchtime when we got there.

  2. They enjoyed the lunchtimes they spent together.

1859

First Known Use of lunchtime

1859


LUNCHTIME Defined for English Language Learners

lunchtime

play
noun lunch·time \ˈlənch-ˌtīm\

Definition of lunchtime for English Language Learners

  • : the time in the middle of the day when people usually eat lunch



Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up lunchtime? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

Get Word of the Day daily email!

WORD GAMES

Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!

Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ