Translation of "lunch" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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lunchnoun [ C or U ]

uk /lʌntʃ/ us /lʌntʃ/

A1 a meal that is eaten in the middle of the day

午餐,午飯
What's for lunch? 午飯吃甚麼?
UK We had a pub lunch. 我們在酒吧吃的午飯。
I'm sorry, Joanna isn't here at the moment, she's (gone) out to/gone to lunch. 對不起,喬安娜現在不在,她吃午飯去了。
We must do lunch sometime (= have lunch together). 我們找天一定要一起吃個午飯。

More examples

  • Why don't we have lunch together on Friday?
  • He managed to eat a big lunch despite having eaten an enormous breakfast.
  • Shall I heat up some soup for lunch?
  • We enjoyed a leisurely picnic lunch on the lawn.
  • We stopped at a roadside café for lunch.

Idiom(s)

lunchverb [ I ]

uk /lʌntʃ/ us /lʌntʃ/

to eat lunch

吃午飯,吃午餐
I'm lunching with Giles. 我在和賈爾斯吃午飯。

(Translation of “lunch” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)