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Spanish translation of “meal”

meal

noun /miːl/
the food taken at one time
comida
a three-course meal a hearty meal She eats three meals a day.
meals on wheels noun plural free meals delivered by car etc to the elderly and the sick.
servicio de comidas a domicilio
make a meal of (something) to take more than the necessary amount of time or trouble over (something) or make (it) seem more complicated than it really is
pasarse con algo
That player makes a meal of the slightest foul, rolling around as if he’d been shot He really made a meal of that job – it took him four hours!
(Definition of meal from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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