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Meaning of BREAKFAST

Pronunciation:  'brekfust

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the first meal of the day (usually in the morning)
  2. [v]  eat an early morning meal; "We breakfast at seven"
  3. [v]  provide breakfast for

BREAKFAST is a 9 letter word that starts with B.


 See Also: continental breakfast, eat, feed, give, meal, petit dejeuner, power breakfast, repast



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Break"fast\, n. [Break + fast.]
    1. The first meal in the day, or that which is eaten at the
       first meal.
             A sorry breakfast for my lord protector. --Shak.
    2. A meal after fasting, or food in general.
             The wolves will get a breakfast by my death.
  2. \Break"fast\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {breakfasted}; p.
    pr. & vb. n. {Breakfasting}.]
    To break one's fast in the morning; too eat the first meal in
    the day.
          First, sir, I read, and then I breakfast. --Prior.
  3. \Break"fast\, v. t.
    To furnish with breakfast. --Milton.
Dream Dictionary
 Definition: Dreaming about breakfast indicates the start of a new project or the beginning of a new stage in your life. Alternatively, your mind may already be thinking ahead on what to make for breakfast in the morning. It is not uncommon for your fleeting thoughts to be incorporated into your dream.
Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: alfresco meal, barbecue, brunch, buffet supper, clambake, coffee break, cookout, diner, dinner, elevenses, fish fry, high tea, hot luncheon, lunch, luncheon, mash, meat breakfast, petit dejeuner, picnic, supper, tea, tea break, teatime, tiffin, TV dinner, wiener roast, wienie roast