working/business lunch

noun

: a lunch during which people talk about business matters
We discussed the idea over a working/business lunch.

Examples of working/business lunch in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Brewster first met Morfit at a business lunch while still married to her then husband. Jane Lacroix, Peoplemag, 19 May 2024 But over a working lunch with a handful of ministers and aides, talk turned to preparation for the counteroffensive — how things were going and what was left to be done. Washington Post Staff, Washington Post, 4 Dec. 2023 After a working lunch, and a quick stroll for the cameras, Xi departed for a banquet at the Hyatt Regency. Evan Osnos, The New Yorker, 19 Nov. 2023 Next came a working lunch with inner-circle members from both administrations. Aamer Madhani, Fortune, 16 Nov. 2023 May 20, 2021 Advertisement Business etiquette training can include a wide variety of topics — professionalism in the office and on Zoom, giving feedback, proper dress code, remembering names and how to conduct oneself during a business lunch. Samantha Masunaga, Los Angeles Times, 16 Jan. 2024 Our favorite business lunch spots have breezy service and excellent food. Sarah Blaskovich, Dallas News, 19 Sep. 2023 The couple held a weekly working lunch to discuss policy. Katharine Q. Seelye, New York Times, 19 Nov. 2023 The Democratic president will also pose for the traditional family photo with APEC leaders and host a working lunch and a fancy dinner. Colleen Long, Fortune, 16 Nov. 2023

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“Working/business lunch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/working%2Fbusiness%20lunch. Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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