Word of the Day: Meal

meal / ˈmēl

 

noun (1)

 

  1. the food eaten at a specific time of the day, i.e., breakfast, lunch, dinner

Eat when the meal is ready, speak when the time is ripe.

Ethiopian Proverb

 

  1. an instance of eating food at a certain time of day

A good breakfast cannot take the place of the evening meal.

Chinese Proverb

 

noun (2)

 

  1. the coarsely ground seeds of a grain

No mill, no meal.

Greek Proverb