lunch englannista suomeksi
(quote-book)| title=(w)| chapter=5| passage=We made an odd party before the arrival of the Ten, particularly when the Celebrity dropped in for lunch or dinner.
Any small meal, especially one eaten at a social gathering.
To eat lunch.
1934, (w), ''(w)''
- Miss Otis regrets she's unable to lunch today.
1909, Frank Sidgwick, ''Love and battles'' (page 291)
- The gentleman had left for London after lunch. Yes, alone; but he had lunched in the hotel with a lady.
To treat to lunch.
1906, (w), ''(w)''
- We dined him, we lunched him, we were photographed in his company by flashlight.
(nl-verb form of)
A (l), (usually light) meal around noon
A light meal with sandwiches, cold cuts, pastry etc. served at a festive reception
a (l), a meal eaten about noon