lunch hour


lunch hour
lunch hour UK US noun [C] HR
the period of one hour in the middle of the day when people stop work to have lunch: »

I normally go for a quick walk in my lunch hour.


Financial and business terms. 2012.

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  • lunch hour — or lunchˈtime noun 1. The time of, or time allotted to, lunch 2. An interval allowed for lunch • • • Main Entry: ↑lunch * * * lunch hour UK US noun [countable] [singular …   Useful english dictionary

  • lunch hour — n the period of time in the middle of the day when people stop working in order to eat ▪ I did the shopping during my lunch hour …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • lunch hour — lunch ,hour noun count a lunch break that continues for about an hour …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • lunch hour — lunch hours N COUNT: usu poss N Your lunch hour is the period in the middle of the day when you stop working, usually for one hour, in order to have a meal …   English dictionary

  • lunch hour — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms lunch hour : singular lunch hour plural lunch hours a lunch break that continues for about an hour …   English dictionary

  • lunch hour — /ˈlʌntʃ aʊə/ (say lunch owuh) noun lunchtime, not necessarily an hour long: lunch hour is from 12.30 to 1.10. Also, lunchbreak …   Australian English dictionary

  • lunch hour — The time taken off from employment or occupation for eating lunch; a variable time but normally one hour …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • lunch hour — noun a break from work when lunch is eaten …   English new terms dictionary

  • lunch hour — ➡ meals * * * …   Universalium

  • lunch hour — noun (C) the period of time in the middle of the day when people stop working in order to eat …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English


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