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Meal vs. Repast

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Meal

A meal is an eating occasion that takes place at a certain time and includes prepared food. The names used for specific meals in English vary, depending on the speaker's culture, the time of day, or the size of the meal.
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Repast

A meal or the food eaten or provided at a meal.
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Meal

The edible whole or coarsely ground grains of a cereal grass.
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Repast

To eat or feast.
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Meal

A granular substance produced by grinding.
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Repast

To give food to.
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Meal

The food served and eaten in one sitting.
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Repast

(countable)
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Meal

A customary time or occasion of eating food.
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Repast

A meal.
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Meal

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Repast

(obsolete) A period of refreshment or rest.
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Meal

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Repast

(uncountable)
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Meal

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Repast

(archaic) Food or drink that may be consumed as a meal.
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Meal

(countable) Food that is prepared and eaten, usually at a specific time, and usually in a comparatively large quantity (as opposed to a snack).
Breakfast is the morning meal, lunch is the noon meal, and dinner, or supper, is the evening meal.
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Repast

Something that is intellectually or spiritually nourishing.
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Meal

(countable) Food served or eaten as a repast.
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Repast

(obsolete) The consumption of food; also, refreshment obtained from eating; (generally) refreshment; rest.
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Meal

A break taken by a police officer in order to eat.
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Repast

(transitive)
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Meal

(obsolete) A time or an occasion.
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Repast

(archaic) To supply (an animal or person) with food; to feed.
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Meal

The coarse-ground edible part of various grains often used to feed animals; flour or a coarser blend than flour.
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Repast

To provide (a person) with intellectual or spiritual nourishment; to enlighten, to feed.
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Meal

A speck or spot.
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Repast

To refresh (oneself or someone) through eating and drinking.
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Meal

A part; a fragment; a portion.
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Repast

Usually followed by on or upon: to take food and drink; to feast, to feed.
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Meal

To yield or be plentiful in meal.
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Repast

The act of taking food.
From dance to sweet repast they turn.
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Meal

(transitive) To defile or taint.
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Repast

That which is taken as food; a meal; figuratively, any refreshment.
Go and get me some repast.
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Meal

A part; a fragment; a portion.
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Repast

To supply food to; to feast; to take food.
He then, also, as before, left arbitrary the dieting and repasting of our minds.
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Meal

The portion of food taken at a particular time for the satisfaction of appetite; the quantity usually taken at one time with the purpose of satisfying hunger; a repast; the act or time of eating a meal; as, the traveler has not eaten a good meal for a week; there was silence during the meal.
What strange fishHath made his meal on thee?
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Repast

The food served and eaten at one time
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Meal

Grain (esp. maize, rye, or oats) that is coarsely ground and unbolted; also, a kind of flour made from beans, pease, etc.; sometimes, any flour, esp. if coarse.
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Meal

Any substance that is coarsely pulverized like meal, but not granulated.
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Meal

To sprinkle with, or as with, meal.
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Meal

To pulverize; as, mealed powder.
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Meal

The food served and eaten at one time
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Meal

Any of the occasions for eating food that occur by custom or habit at more or less fixed times
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Meal

Coarsely ground foodstuff; especially seeds of various cereal grasses or pulse
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