midday meal


: a meal eaten in the middle of the day : lunch

Examples of midday meal in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Stuck at your desk, working from home, eating a sad excuse for a midday meal? Joan Niesen, Washington Post, 18 June 2024 There are merchants who need to show up for their jobs and can’t linger for hours over a midday meal. Frank Bruni Laura May Todd, New York Times, 13 May 2024 Check out 167 Raw Oyster Bar in the city's French Quarter for a quick midday meal. Sean Patrick Flynn, Travel + Leisure, 5 Feb. 2024 In a 2014 study published in Nutrient Journal, researchers had participants add half an avocado to their lunches, reducing their desire to eat more by 40% for the three hours following the midday meal. Lindsay Funston, Health, 12 Dec. 2022 Served with capers and lemon, the chickpea stew is ready to eat at the midday meal after the Sunday church service the next day. Nick Romeo, The New Republic, 23 Aug. 2023 In China, office workers often visit nearby Chinese restaurants and food courts for an inexpensive midday meal or bring lunchboxes prepared at home the night before. Lyric Li, Washington Post, 21 June 2023

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“Midday meal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/midday%20meal. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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