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Meaning of “meal” - Learner’s Dictionary

meal

noun [C]     /miːl/
A1 the time when you eat, or the food that you eat at that time: a three-course meal You should come round for a meal sometime.Meals and parts of meals
→  See also a square meal , make a meal of sth
Translations of “meal”
in Arabic وَجْبة…
in Korean 식사…
in Malaysian makanan…
in French repas…
in Turkish öğün, yemek…
in Italian pasto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 食物, 進餐, 餐,一頓飯…
in Russian принятие пищи, еда…
in Polish posiłek…
in Vietnamese bữa ăn…
in Spanish comida…
in Portuguese refeição…
in Thai มื้อ…
in German die Mahlzeit…
in Catalan àpat, menjar…
in Japanese 食事…
in Indonesian makanan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 食物, 进餐, 餐,一顿饭…
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