meals


meals
miːl n. repast; regular time of day when food is eaten; food eaten at regular times during the day; feast; flour, coarsely ground grain

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • meals — Of great importance in Israel: if two strangers met in the desert and shared a meal, an unbreakable bond was established. Often meals were vegetarian, and meat (but only from animals prescribed in Lev. 11 as clean [[➝ clean and unclean]]) could… …   Dictionary of the Bible

  • meals — Americans and British people generally eat three meals a day though the names vary according to people’s lifestyles and where they live.   The first meal of the day is breakfast. The traditional full English breakfast served in many British… …   Universalium

  • Meals —    Are at the present day eaten from a round table little higher than a stool, guests sitting cross legged on mats or small carpets in a circle, and dipping their fingers into one large dish heaped with a mixture of boiled rice and other grain… …   Easton's Bible Dictionary

  • meals — 1) selma 2) males …   Anagrams dictionary

  • MEALS — …   Useful english dictionary

  • meals on wheels — meals on wheels, meals on wheels meals on wheels . A program that delivers hot meals to persons, such as the elderly or disabled, who are confined to their homes and unable to cook for themselves; also, the meals thus delivered. Such programs are …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • meals-on-wheels — meals on wheels, meals on wheels meals on wheels . A program that delivers hot meals to persons, such as the elderly or disabled, who are confined to their homes and unable to cook for themselves; also, the meals thus delivered. Such programs are …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Meals on Wheels — n. an agency or service that delivers cooked meals to disabled people and senior citizens in their homes: also meals on wheels n …   English World dictionary

  • meals-on-wheels — n a service run by the government in Britain in which hot meals are taken to old or sick people in their homes …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • meals on wheels — noun uncount a service that brings cooked meals to the homes of people who are too old or sick to cook for themselves …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English


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