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