What does lunchtime mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lunchtime, lunch periodnoun

    the customary or habitual hour for eating lunch

    "he observed a regular lunchtime"


  1. lunchtimenoun

    The time or hour at which lunch is normally eaten.

  2. lunchtimenoun

    the period of 30 minutes to an hour at midday between lessons when schoolchildren are allowed to go outside and play or eat.


  1. lunchtime

    Lunch is a meal eaten around the middle of the day. It is commonly the second meal of the day, after breakfast, and varies in size by culture and region.


  1. lunchtime

    Lunchtime is the period of the day, usually in the middle of the day, when people take a break from work or other activities to eat lunch. This time typically occurs around noon or early afternoon and can vary depending on different cultures or personal schedules.

Editors Contribution

  1. lunchtime

    A time when people eat lunch.

    Lunchtime is important throughout society and we must ensure we take that time to eat and socialize.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 8, 2020  

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    Rank popularity for the word 'lunchtime' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3297

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lunchtime in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lunchtime in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of lunchtime in a Sentence

  1. Ralf Herrenbrueck:

    They threatened that they would do something if this didn't change and when there was no warm food at lunchtime again on Tuesday, the arson happened.

  2. Douglas Noel Adams:

    Time is an illusion, lunchtime doubly so.

  3. Des Barres:

    For instance, we’re doing the show and then lunchtime, there’s O.J. Simpson in the studio looking for Tawny, next day it would be Jerry Seinfeld who was on the stage next to us. There was always somebody after her. But when you’re that gorgeous, funny… and intelligent, you’re always going be bombarded with everyone.

  4. Douglas Adams:

    Time is an illusion. Lunchtime doubly so.

  5. Rick Meckler:

    There was clearly some forced selling, whether it was forced selling or just stop=losses for large, aggressive hedge funds, it got very sloppy, and you then saw buyers start to emerge. But a lot of those buyers were short-term in nature and took some of their gains around lunchtime. Now we're seeing a second wave of selling.

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