Definition of 'mealtime'
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And set mealtimes mean some patients are away having tests when food is served. The Sun (2009)What were family mealtimes like in your childhood? Times, Sunday Times (2009)She admitted to adding salt to her food at mealtimes and always put some in her cooking. Banish Headaches -how to obtain fast, drug-free relief from headache (1990)Big portions at mealtimes had also become a habit. The Sun (2014)The thing about family mealtimes is that they are about love. Times, Sunday Times (2014)At mealtimes she has become obsessed with the noises he makes. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The first genetically modified animal produced for human consumption could be served up at family mealtimes within two years. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Parents say it stops bad behaviour at the table but experts say that mealtimes have become a lost opportunity for good conversation. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Two days before you fly, try to have mealtimes according to your destination time. Beat Jet Lag - arrive alert and stay alert (1991)Second, you need to cut out snacking and keep mealtimes regular. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Eat small portions, with mealtimes according to local time. Beat Jet Lag - arrive alert and stay alert (1991)There are no set mealtimes and a 24-hour buffet. The Sun (2006)Eat lightly, with mealtimes according to your destination time. Beat Jet Lag - arrive alert and stay alert (1991)They liked the fact that there were no set mealtimes, so my mother could cook what she liked. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The kitchen is stocked with good food, and the importance of regular mealtimes and emotional warmth is constantly reinforced. Times, Sunday Times (2010)There were no set mealtimes. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Feast Your Eyes was a modern fairytale about food and mealtimes. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'mealtime'
British English: mealtime /ˈmiːlˌtaɪm/ NOUN
Mealtimes are occasions when you eat breakfast, lunch, or dinner.
Eating large portions at mealtimes makes us tired.
- American English: mealtime
- Arabic: وَقْتُ الطَّعَامِ
- Brazilian Portuguese: hora da refeição
- Chinese: 进餐时间
- Croatian: vrijeme za jelo
- Czech: doba jídla
- Danish: spisetid
- Dutch: maaltijd
- European Spanish: hora de comer
- Finnish: ruoka-aika
- French: heure du repas
- German: Mahlzeit
- Greek: ώρα φαγητού
- Italian: ora dei pasti
- Japanese: 食事時間
- Korean: 식사시간
- Norwegian: spisetid
- Polish: pora posiłku
- European Portuguese: hora da refeição
- Romanian: ora mesei
- Russian: время приема пищи
- Spanish: hora de comer
- Swedish: matdags
- Thai: เวลาอาหาร
- Turkish: yemek zamanı
- Ukrainian: час прийому їжі
- Vietnamese: giờ ăn
Definition of mealtime from the Collins English Dictionary
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