Definition of 'elevenses'
Example sentences containing 'elevenses'
THE LEGEND OF CAPTAIN SPACE (1989)
Indeed, they all worked hard until the bell rang for elevenses.ADRIENNE AND THE CHALET SCHOOL (1989)
If they could have had their usual outdoor exercise after elevenses, all might still have been well.CHALLENGE FOR THE CHALET SCHOOL (1989)
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