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Definition of brunch noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

brunch

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//brʌntʃ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//brʌntʃ//
 
[countable, uncountable] Types of meal
 
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a meal that you eat in the late morning as a combination of breakfast and lunch Tomorrow we’ll have a lie-in and then go out for brunch. More Like ThisBlended or portmanteau wordsalcopop, breathalyser, bromance, brunch, chillax, chugger, docusoap, edutainment, greenwash, guesstimate, infomercial, mechatronics, metrosexual, mockney, motel, multiplex, pleather, podcast, robocall, simulcast, sitcom, smog, staycation, telethon, televangelist, workaholic See worksheet. See related entries: Types of meal Word Origin late 19th cent.: blend of breakfast and lunch.
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