premeal

adjective

pre·​meal ˌprē-ˈmēl How to pronounce premeal (audio)
variants or pre-meal
: existing, occurring, or done in the time preceding a meal
a premeal snack
pre-meal prayers
pre-meal blood sugar levels

Word History

First Known Use

1903, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of premeal was in 1903

Dictionary Entries Near premeal

Cite this Entry

“Premeal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/premeal. Accessed 21 Feb. 2024.

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