lunch
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lunch(
luhnch
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (midday meal)
a. el almuerzo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
What's for lunch, honey?¿Qué hay de almuerzo, cariño?
b. la comida
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
I have a business lunch today.Hoy tengo una comida de negocios.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (to eat lunch)
a. almorzar
I'm going to lunch with my boss.Voy a almorzar con mi jefe.
b. comer
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Regionalism used in Spain
(Spain)
I don't like lunching so late.No me gusta comer tan tarde.
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lunch
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. el comida f, almuerzo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
to have lunchcomer, almorzar
2. (colloquial)
a.
to be out to lunchestar chiflado(a) or
lunch hourhora de comer
lunch pailtartera f, fiambrera vianda f
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
3. (general)
a. comer, almorzar
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lunch [lʌntʃ]
noun
comida (f); almuerzo (m); lonche (m); (Méx)
to have lunch comer; almorzar
to be out to lunch (US) estar como una regadera or cabra (informal)
modifier
lunch break (n)
lunch hour See culture box in entry lunch.
lunch counter (n) (US) (café) cafetería donde se sirven comidas
On a chilly day, the local lunch counter downtown is busy
(counter) mostrador o barra donde se come
He glanced across the long lunch counter at Laurie
lunch hour (n) hora (f) de la comida or del almuerzo or del lonche; (Méx)
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lunch
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lunch(
lohnch
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (light snack)
a. midday snack
Hoy me comí un sándwich y un jugo de lunch.Today I had a sandwich and a juice box as a midday snack.
b. lunch
La mamá de Javi diario le manda una manzana de lunch.Javi's mom packs him an apple for lunch everyday.
2. (self-service food selection)
a. cold buffet
Después de las pláticas de la mañana, habrá un lunch para los ponentes.After the morning talks, there will be a cold buffet for the speakers.
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lunch
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. buffet lunch
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lunch [lunʃ]
lunchs (plural) [lunʃ] lunch; (refrigerio) midday snack; (en celebración, fiesta) midday reception; cold buffet;
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