Meaning of “meal” - Learner’s Dictionary

meal

noun [ C ] us uk /miːl/
Extra Examples
The meal was very good value.This wine is the perfect complement to the meal.These vouchers entitle you to claim a free meal.That was an excellent meal.We usually eat our main meal in the evening.

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.

(Definition of “meal” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)